Academic Planning Worksheet: Sociology

Preparation for your intended major is a factor in the review of your UW transfer application. Use this worksheet to help you plan for admission to your intended major and for UW general education requirements.


Department admission information

This major has minimum admission requirements.

  1. Introductory courses (10 credits, see below)
  2. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 in all UW Sociology/Statistics courses used toward major requirements
  4. Application: See department website for information required as part of the application packet

Courses required for admission to major

Directions: Record the courses you have taken, are taking or plan to take prior to UW enrollment that you believe are equivalent to the UW course requirements listed below. Not sure? Use the transfer course equivalency guide.

UW Course Dept. Prefix & Number Term/Year
Example: MATH 124 – Calculus I MATH 151 AUT 08
SOC 300 I&S — Foundations of Social Inquiry (may be in progress at time of application)
Any additional 5 credit sociology course

Entering transfer information

Total undergraduates, as of autumn 2018: 265

Total from Washington community colleges: 36

  • Entering transfer GPA (from WA community colleges):
  • 3.75 – 4.00: 8
  • 3.50 – 3.74: 6
  • 3.25 – 3.49: 8
  • 3.00 – 3.24: 7
  • 2.75 – 2.99: 4
  • 2.50 – 2.74: 3
  • 2.49 and below0

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