How to apply to major

Specific Requirements for Admission to the Sociology Major: Students must complete 2 Sociology courses with a grade of "C" or better. This means SOC 101 or 102, and one more Sociology course. If students apply before the second course is completed, their application will be deferred.

Specific Requirements for Admission to the Cultural Anthropology/Medical Anthropology Major: Students must complete 2 Anthropology courses with a grade of "C" or better.  This means ANT 101, 111, 112, or 113 and one more Anthropology course. If students apply before the second course is completed, their application will be deferred.

Specific Requirements for Admission to the Native American Studies Major: Completion of NAS 101 Introduction to Native American Studies, with a grade of "C" or better.

JUSTICE AND SOCIETY: The major in Justice and Society combines requirements for the minors in Sociology and Anthropology and Justice and Peace Studies, with support from other departments. All JAS courses are crosslisted from other departments and programs. Consult those listings for course descriptions. The JAS major, which may be completed with a Sociology, Anthropology, or Criminal Justice focus, requires 37 credit hours.

CCAS Online Forms

Online Application Form

This link will take you the the Creighton College of Arts & Sciences Forms page. Look for a section labeled "Student Request Forms" and click on it. Then click on the "Major Application Online Form" and select the major program you wish to enter.

When you complete the Online Application Form it will be forwarded to the Chair of the department who will review it to verify you have met the appropriate prequisites to apply.  If you have met those requirements, you will be notified of you acceptance and all of your official university records will show the major you have selected.

If you have not yet met all of the prerequisites, you will receive a message advising you of the steps needed to complete your application.

How To Declare a Minor

Thank you for your interest in one of the minors in our department. You are required to fill out the minor declaration form (link below). You should also feel free to contact the department chair, Dr. Rebecca Murray, rebeccamurray@creighton.edu,  if you have questions about course selection or any other concerns.

Online Minor Declaration Form