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Social Science & Policy Course Outline

Society, Culture & Communication: 
Social Science & Policy | 45 hours
ESS SCC SP
Concentration Core (21 hours) / Required for Each Focus of Study
  • JOUR 2200 / Mass Communication in a Changing Society(3)
  • COMM 2075 / Organizational Communication (3)
  • PC 3250 / Professional Communication I (3)
  • BMGT 3510 / Management & Organization Behavior (3)
  • ECON 4200 / Environmental Economics (3)
  • POLS 1030 / American Government (3)
  • ENGL 4931 / Literature and the Environment (3)

Curriculum: Social Science & Policy Option

Choose 4 of the following: (12)
  • GEOG 1035, 1012, or 1130 (3) World Regional Geography I, Cultural Geography, or Geography of Natural Hazards
  • POLS 3330 / State and Local Government (3)
  • POLS 3700 / The Legislative Process (3)
  • POLS 4610 / Public Administration and Public Policies (3)
  • SOC 3720 / Rural Sociology (3)
  • SOC 4090 / Cross Cultural Communication & Cultural Diversity (3)
  • SOC 4330 / Population and Social Process (3)
  • SOC 4860 / Social Movements & Social Change (3)
  • ESS 4900 / Internship (3)
Free Electives (12)

Social Science & Policy Option: Year by Year Flow Chart (PDF)
Social Science & Policy Checklist (PDF) 

For questions, please contact your advisor:
Samantha Allen
sathompkins42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Tammy Boles
tboles@tntech.edu
Lisa Brown
lbrown@tntech.edu
Sabrina Hurlock
shurlock42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Steve Sharp
ssharp@tntech.edu

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