For Sophomores

For sophomores interested in majoring in Sociology: 

Sophomores who have decided to major in sociology need to meet with Cindy Gibson to discuss their fall courses. Due to COVID-19, she will be working from home. Please make an appointment on her WASE calendar and call her at that time at 609-258-4530. You can also send her an email, cindy@princeton.edu.

Sophomores who are undecided about their major but are considering sociology should contact Cindy Gibson. Due to COVID-19, she will be working from home. Please make an appointment on her WASE calendar and call her at that time at 609-258-4530. You can also send her an email, cindy@princeton.edu.

In the fall, juniors majoring in sociology are required to take SOC 300, Claims and Evidence in Sociology, with J. Jennings, MW 10:00-10:50am and SOC 301, Statistical Methods in Sociology, with T. Hamilton, TTH 8:30-9:50am.

The following courses can count in place of sociology’s statistics course, SOC 301, Statistical Methods in Sociology:

  • ORF 245/EGR 245, Fundamentals of Statistics
  • POL 345/SOC 305/WWS 211, Introduction to Quantitative Social Science
  • PSY 251, Quantitative Methods
  • WWS 200, Statistics for Social Science