Declaring a Major or Minor


The Department of Sociology offers a major and a minor in Sociology. Sociology majors may opt for a concentration in Social Justice Analysis.

Majors and minors may declare at any point of the year, and must register with the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS). The DUS is the adviser for all sociology program majors and minors; prospective majors and minors must meet with the DUS.  The current DUS is Professor Kathleen Guidroz, whose email is 

The learning goals in Sociology as well as the mission can be found on the Mission and Vision page

Sociology student representatives; seniors Aviv Lis and Katie Fenlon, stand alongside Dr. Kathleen Guidroz discussing Sociology with newly admitted students at the GAAP Open House on Friday, April 12, 2019.
At the GAAP Open House held on Friday, April 5, 2019 Dr. Kathleen Guidroz speaks with newly admitted students about Sociology as a major or minor.