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Sociology

Sociology is the study of human groups and their interaction with the social world. As a sociology major, you will study people as social beings and the social and cultural forces that shape human behavior. This major provides a strong liberal arts foundation that will prepare you for a variety of careers and for continued study in graduate school.

As a sociology major, you will take courses including:

• Social Problems
• Race and Ethnicity
• Social Movements and Change
• Urban Sociology
• Social Justice and the Community
• Gender and Society
• Popular Culture

What can you do with this degree?

• Health services
• Social services
• Nonprofit work
• Department of Children’s Services
• Government services
• Public Relations
• Teaching
• Politics
• Graduate School
• Corrections