sociology

Why do people and groups interact in the ways they do? Sociology, the science of studying human social behavior, is not so much a topic as a perspective, and its students can focus on a variety of individual and group behaviors, cultures and movements.

Program Overview…

The Sociology Program offers two options: a B.A. in Sociology and a minor in Sociology.

Internships and Careers…

Colby-Sawyer requires Sociology majors to complete an internship in an organization through which they learn to apply sociological insight to real-world situations.

Sociology Faculty…

All Colby-Sawyer Sociology faculty are practitioners as well as teachers, so students benefit from their experience and professional contacts.