Degree Description

Offered as a major, minor, or double major with criminal justice

Related Academic Programs
elementary education, secondary education, criminal justice

sociology majors

Your college social life, the one you have been dreaming of, is about to get even more exciting. Students within the Bachelor of Science Sociology major will examine human relationships and interactions since the dawn of time, including those they have with their peers. Courses ranging from the sociology of death to conflict resolution will introduce aspiring sociologists to the myriad ways in which humans engage with one another.

Outside of Sociology Classes

Outside of Class

Join the Sociology and Psychology clubs to further analyze and apply the theories and ideas learned in class. If you are looking for a more immersive experience, any number of student clubs and diversity groups will introduce you to all kinds of new people and the various ways in which they navigate the world.

Resources for getting a sociology related job

Career Crossing

The Career Center is a terrific resource as you consider life after college. Stop by to learn about resume and internship workshops, career fairs, and opportunities to meet employers.

Mount graduates with sociology degrees

After You Graduate

Pursue a career in:
  • counseling
  • advocacy
  • mental health services
  • law enforcement
  • paralegal
  • human services
  • city planning
  • teaching
Get to work with:
  • private practices
  • social service organizations
  • government organizations
  • universities
  • correctional facilities
  • research facilities