Unlock the Fascinating World of Human Behavior with a Degree in Sociology
Elevate your understanding of society, challenge inequalities, and become an agent of change with St. Catherine University's sociology program. Join a community dedicated to unraveling societal complexities, promoting social justice, and fostering a more equitable future.
Prepare to Understand and Solve Real-World Issues.
The Sociology program at St. Catherine University offers insights into cultural norms, structured inequality, the role of race, class, and gender in shaping opportunity and identity, power and institutional arrangements, and interpersonal interaction. With a deep dive into understanding human behavior, inequalities, and cultural dynamics, our program empowers students to shape a more just and equitable world.
Our esteemed faculty members, known for their research and dedication to today’s most complex and pressing social issues, foster an intellectually stimulating environment where students delve into systems of power, privilege, and disparities, while providing opportunities to lead change through personal action, social movements, community organizations, and public policy.
- Holistic Societal Insight: Immerse yourself in a comprehensive curriculum that explores social theories, research methods, inequality studies, and cultural analysis. Develop a deep understanding of how societies function and change.
- Social Justice Perspective: Gain insights into social inequalities, power structures, and advocacy strategies. Learn to critically analyze and address issues of social injustice, discrimination, and marginalization.
- Community Engagement: Apply theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios through fieldwork, internships, and research projects. Connect with diverse communities and contribute to positive social change.
- Global Societal Contexts: Explore the impact of globalization on societies and cultures, deepening your understanding of interconnected social issues.