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Sociology majors study human relationships, society, cultural norms and values, along with research methods to develop an objective view on social relationships that leads to a deeper understanding of current social problems.

Graduates of our program are prepared for graduate school or positions in:

  • Criminal justice
  • Business
  • Human services
  • Government
  • University administration
  • Social work

20% of our sociology graduates attend graduate school, 50% are employed in social services and criminal justice, and 30% are employed in other fields.


Quick Info

  • Small class sizes
  • Dedicated faculty with “real-world” experience
  • Flexible major that works well as a double major with many others
  • Preparation for graduate school or career positions
  • Intriguing courses for the intellectually curious and the practically minded student
  • Opportunities for independent study and field experience