Sociology Program Outcomes

Sociological Reasoning

  • Demonstrate sociological reasoning by describing how individual biographies are shaped by social structures and/or social interactions.

Research Methods

  • Demonstrate understanding of qualitative and/or quantitative research methods.


  • Demonstrate understanding of classical and/or contemporary sociological theorists.

Social Inequalities

  • Demonstrate knowledge of social inequalities based on race, class, gender or sexuality.

Field of Study

  • Demonstrate knowledge in a substantive field, for example: deviance, criminology, social psychology, family, or popular culture.

Professional Employment

  • Secure professional employment.