Women’s Studies Courses

Women’s Studies (WST) Courses WST 2000 INTRODUCTION TO WOMEN’S STUDIES (3 s.h.) Introduction to the impact of gender, the role of values, institutions, and socialization processes in the lives of women in our own and other cultures; contributions of various Read More …

Sociology

A student makes a presentation at the annual Research Symposium

Mission Sociology challenges students to move beyond stereotypical and taken for granted assumptions that are deeply embedded in our daily lives to be able to think analytically and critically about the nature of social life. This means learning how to Read More …

Sociology Curriculum Requirements

Degrees Awarded Associate of Arts (A.A.), Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major Requirements The Sociology major consists of 45-56 s.h. distributed as follows: Core sociology courses: SOC 1510 Principles of Sociology (3 s.h.) SOC 2530 Global Read More …

Sociology Courses

(GP) indicates that the course satisfies the Global Perspective Elective requirement in the General Education core. SOC 1510 PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (3 s.h.) The science of human society with emphasis on description and analysis of society, culture, the socialization process, Read More …

Sociology Careers

Careers in Sociology What Sociologists Do Popular Careers for Sociology Graduates Non-profit manager Human resource specialist Social worker Addiction rehabilitation counselor Family planning counselor Hospital admissions counselor Policy advocate Government affairs assistant Policy research assistant Survey research assistant Consumer researcher Read More …

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Women’s Studies

Cheri Molter, Women's Studies minor, presents at the annual Research and Creativity Symposium

The minor in Women’s Studies serves the university by raising students’ awareness of the impact of gender on their personal, professional, and academic lives; encouraging a culture of openness surrounding issues of gender and gender identity; and providing students with Read More …

Gerontology

Students assist elderly guests for an annual Thanksgiving celebration

Minor Requirements The Gerontology minor consists of 18 s.h. distributed as follows: Required Core Courses: GRN 3010 Introduction to Gerontology (3 s.h.) GRN 3450 Physiology of Aging (3 s.h.) Select One: GRN 4500 Research Seminar (3 s.h.) GRN 4700 Internship Read More …