A degree in sociology
Students earning a degree in sociology graduate with important career competencies that include use of quantitative, qualitative, and experimental techniques and theoretical lenses to understand complex human behaviors, social problems, and inequities for advanced careers in medicine, law, public policy, government, business, academia, and the non-profit sector.
Meet Professor Michelle Jacobs
Professor Michelle Jacobs joined the Sociology department as a tenure-track assistant professor in 2016 after receiving her Ph.D. from Kent State University. Her research interests include social inequalities, race and ethnicity, indigenous studies, and qualitative methods.