Sociology

What is Sociology?

Sociologists examine how membership in different groups, and interactions with social structures and social institutions, affects a person's daily life. The Department of Sociology trains students to analyze a wide variety of social issues, such as family, gender, race and class, while mastering the technical tools, critical thinking abilities and global perspective necessary to succeed in our rapidly-evolving society.

Department Sociology
Major BA in Sociology  
Combined Degree BA/JD in Sociology/Law
Combined Degree BA/MA in Sociology - Applied Social Research
Minor Sociology Minor
Advisor Darren Portis (A-L); Eric Streeter (M-Z)
Enrolled Students 291
Address 430 Park Hall
Phone (716) 645-2417
Website Program Information
Courses Undergraduate Catalog: Sociology
Students walking on campus.
Other Departments and Programs