Sociology is the study of human social behavior, groups, and how environments influence behavior. Sociologists focus on the origins, organization, institutions and developments of society. Students may take courses to prepare for a sociology major or to fulfill general education requirements.
Career options include social work, human services, law enforcement, legal professions, business, and teaching.
- America Sociological Association
- California Sociological Association
- Pacific Sociological Association
- Sociologists for Women in Society
- A.A. in University Studies: Pre-Social Work
- A.A. in University Studies: Social Sciences
- A.A. in Sociology
- Certificates of Proficiency: Research Fundamentals; Volunteer Services
Department Chair: Thao Ha
Dean: Alketa Wojcik