Bachelor of Science

Availability: On-Campus, Online | Program Length: 120 Hours

As a Sociology major, you will gain skill in critical thinking, cross-cultural perspective, and practical understanding of today's social issues.

Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Sociology at Texas A&M University-Central Texas explores society and social institutions to reveal the complex social reality that exists beneath surface appearance. Program coursework, designed to strengthen the sociological imagination, allows students to understand the impact of social forces and the various ways they constrain and enhance our lives.

As a Sociology major, you will develop skills in research, critical thinking, cross-cultural perspective, and practical understanding of today's social issues including social change, the environment, economy, and individual & social identity. In addition, you will gain a broader awareness of social inequality, social mobility, and marginalization. Our graduates enter diverse careers with an understanding of our complex social world, individuals, and organizations that comprise it.

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Career Opportunities

  • Social services
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Education
  • Research
  • Government
  • Law enforcement

Program Information

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The purpose of the Sociology Club is to promote sociology education and awareness of social issues, highlight social inequality, advance social justice, and advance the sociological perspective. Join and follow the A&M-Central Texas Sociology Club on their Facebook page.


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Program Contacts

Dr. Roslyn SchoenDr. Michelle Dietert
Department: Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Sociology
Room: HH-204a
Phone: 254.519.5441

Dr. Roslyn SchoenDr. Roslyn Schoen
Department: Social Sciences
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Room: HH-204b
Phone: 254.501.5873