Welcome to The Department of Sociology
Welcome to The Department of Sociology
Sociology is the scientific study of society, focused on the social lives of people, groups and societies at all levels of human interaction.
Careers in Sociology
Careers in Sociology
Many of our undergraduates continue on to our M.S. and Ph.D. programs, while others choose applied careers in the public or private sector.
Investigating the Social
Investigating the Social
Whatever the topic of analysis, sociology contributes a distinctive framework for ultimately better understanding human societies.
The Sociological Impact
The Sociological Impact
Sociologists' research contributes to our understanding of social beings from the smallest encounters to the largest units of society and culture.
The Importance of Culture and the Anthropological Lens
The Importance of Culture and the Anthropological Lens
Steeped in rich Native American culture, Oklahoma provides a unique environment for students interested in studying sociology and anthropology.
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Welcome to The Department of Sociology!

The Department of Sociology is nationally recognized for its excellence in research and commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. This distinction derives from the Department's strong grounding in theoretical inquiry, the promotion of critical thinking, and the acceptance of diverse intellectual perspectives.


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Upcoming Events

24 Apr
4 May
Spring Semester Finals Week
05/04/2020 - 05/08/2020
8 May
Spring Graduate Commencement
05/08/2020 7:00 pm
9 May

News

News

  • Graduate Student Scholarship Awards Graduate Student Scholarship Awards
    27 Mar 2020

    From our Department Head, Dr. Tamara Mix, "While we would have usually celebrated our graduate student awards with a ceremony, snacks, too-sweet punch, kind words given in person, and lots of hugs, we...

  • "United as One" - Sociology Undergraduate Students Running for SGA
    06 Mar 2020

    It all started because of their high school prom. Sorry readers, this isn’t a love story. Daniel and Haley didn’t even know each other! Daniel had a friend that wanted to go with Haley's friend, but...