Program Information

School: University of Victoria
Faculty: Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Sociology
Description: The Major program permits students to pursue a variety of career options requiring baccalaureate-level training that require a specialization in Sociology.

The Honours program is recommended for students planning to do graduate work in Sociology. The Major program permits students to pursue a variety of career options requiring baccalaureate-level training that require a specialization in Sociology. The General and Minor programs provide maximum flexibility in selection of courses in Sociology, but do not provide extensive coursework in methodology and theory. Students in the Major or Honours programs may also elect to add a concentration in either Health and Aging, or Social Justice and Social Change. The Sociology Co-operative Education option provides students with an opportunity to combine their academic studies with four 4-month periods of paid employment in Sociology-related positions in the public, private or non-profit sectors.

URL: Sociology at University of Victoria
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,783
Careers: Sociologists,Social Service Planners,Social Policy Researchers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 78
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]