University of Alberta


Program Information

School:University of Alberta
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:Sociology
Description:Whether you have the goal of working in international relations or becoming a great writer, psychologist or pianist, you can find what you’re looking for in a Bachelor of Arts. Students with aptitudes ranging from mathematics, to art, to social studies and more can find their place in liberal arts. The liberal arts allow you to understand the components of the world around you and approach them from an informed and open-minded viewpoint. Let the liberal arts free you and take you where you want to go!

Learn to recognize the social forces underlying gender, race and inequality. Analyze the impacts of social movements. Take a more critical look at globalization, science and technology, health care policies, and education. Expand your understanding of your own family background, social class and culture. Discover more about Deviance and Conformity; Population and Sociology; Youth, Crime, and Society; Gender, Families, and Policy; and Critical Media Studies. Sociology examines the social forces behind individual and group behaviour.
URL:Sociology at University of Alberta
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,034
Careers:SociologistsSocial Service PlannersSocial Policy Researchers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*72

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  • 4 of  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 International Languages  or  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Science 

Only one Fine Arts subject may be presented for admission.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 15, 2016