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Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences


The curriculum in the field of Sociology is designed to:

  1. Provide broad knowledge and understanding of the organization, institutions, culture, and processes of society.
  2. Make clear the interrelatedness of Sociology and other social disciplines.
  3. Provide the viewpoints and tools essential for significant, systematic, and study and interpretation of social problems.
  4. Prepare students for advanced study in graduate and professional institutions and for work.
  5. Incorporate technology into the discipline.
  6. Help students master the nine core competencies.