Welcome to the Department of Sociology & Anthropology

Understanding society, culture, and the human experience
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About Us

Our distinguished and award-winning faculty have diverse research and teaching interests - from investigating our earliest human ancestors to studying contemporary societal issues. We aim to educate socially conscious citizens who value diversity, inclusion, and significant research. We offer two B.A.s, an M.A., and three minors. Our students benefit from close faculty-student mentorship, meaningful and engaging courses, and opportunities for laboratory-based and experiential learning, research, and internships. Our students have found success in careers in the public, private, and non-profit sectors.