Examining Social Institutions & Structures

About Us

Our 900 majors and 60 graduate students study social institutions such as the family, education, politics, labor, and religion.

Thematic Areas of Study

What We Study

Students study thematic areas: crime and deviance, diversity and inequality, socialization and interaction, globalization and social change.

Critical Thinking

Social Change

The study of Sociology gives students the ability to observe human behavior, analyze data, and collaborate with others to achieve desired social change.

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Please contact the Department Office at (916) 278-6522 (or email soc-sc@csus.edu) for more information.  We'd love to hear from you!