Mission & Vision

The mission of the Sociology Department is to prepare students for success at school, work, home, and in society through involvement in education, research, and professional activities.

Sociology Learning Outcomes

Sociology students acquire knowledge and skills to develop sociological research projects, assess empirical data, and apply the sociological perspectives to their own lives, their social environment, and various social issues.

The Sociology (S) major's specific instructional goals and objectives are the following:

Understanding Groups



Social Institutions