Major Spotlight! March 23-27


Sociology is the systematic study of social relationships at many different levels. For example, sociologists analyze small groups, complex organizations such as bureaucracies or factories, race/ethnic relations, gender relations, communities, nations, and even global social formations. The processes and behaviors sociologists examine include social interaction among individuals, institutional change, social policy formation, criminal and deviant behavior (and responses to such behavior), population growth and distribution, and social change and development.

Fun Fact:

A major in sociology provides a wide array of career possibilities emphasizing in human behavior, knowledge of group interaction, and skills in research.

Career Opportunities

Explore a wide variety of career opportunities in Sociology available to you and continue to explore and learn more about this major.

Get involved on Campus

As a student, you have many opportunities for leadership and involvement on campus. See how you can get involved in Sociology to learn more about this major.

Current Students

Look into what current Sociology students are doing with this major!


Want more information on this major? Check out the Sociology website.

Week of March 23-27

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