Learning Outcomes

Sociology Student Learning Outcomes

Students who graduate with a major in sociology will:

  1. Display evidence of a developed sociocultural imagination, that is, the ability to conceive of the connections between individuals' behavior and the larger group(s) to which they belong;
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of and an aptitude with cultural diversity defined here as the array of sociocultural positions in the social world;
  3. Provide evidence of critical reading and analysis of important texts in the field;
  4. Develop and execute research papers and projects that seek to expand the sociological purview;
  5. Demonstrate expertise in sociology through writing.