Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Undergraduate Programs of Study

  • Anthropology (major, minor)
  • Sociology (major, minor)
  • Community Development (minor)
  • Gerontology (minor)

Graduate Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Community Development

Degrees Offered

  • Master of Arts (M.A.)
  • Master of Science (M.S.)

Department Description

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology offers courses and programs that focus on the study of human behavior in social settings. The department offers a major and minor in anthropology and sociology at the undergraduate level.

General Information

The department offers a wide range of part-time and full-time internships. Placements may include fieldwork in business, community agencies, health care, and agencies throughout the region. Upon approval of the student’s application to the department and the sponsoring agency, students are placed in an environment in which both the applied and intellectual aspects of the professional experience are emphasized. The department also works with cooperative education and service learning activities to support experiential education. Interested students should contact the department chair or Career Center.