Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology offers programs of study leading to the Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, and the Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Social Work. Department also offer an Interdisciplinary minor: Disaster and Coastal Studies.

The central objective of the Department is to help students acquire, through the application of the scientific method, a broad understanding of human social behavior and of society and culture. Toward this end, provision is made for learning basic concepts and methodological techniques, gaining theoretical insights, reviewing research evidence, and participating in field experience

Degrees Offered:

  • BA in Sociology
  • BA in Sociology with Concentration in Social Work
  • Interdisciplinary Minor: Disaster and Coastal Studies     

Department Contact

Meherun Laiju, Ph.D.
Department Chair