Earn a Minor in Sociology at Azusa Pacific University
You’ll stand out in your field with a broad understanding of human social behaviors and skills to enact change in society—valuable in a variety of careers. Take advantage of opportunities to build your résumé through an internship, service experiences, research endeavors, and more.
Program at a Glance
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers diverse well-rounded degree programs to prepare critical thinkers to make a difference in the world for Christ.
Gain Hands-on Experience
- Explore how biblical insights and values clarify understanding of sociology.
- Put learning into action through internship and community service opportunities.
- Discover how to relate to others in an increasingly diverse, polarized, and multicultural society.
- Study topics from the intimate family to the hostile mob, from crime to religion, and more.
- Practice using social theory and research to confront social problems.
By the Numbers
Hannah Hernandez ’20, sociology major, discovered the power of listening to and understanding others’ stories while studying abroad in South Africa.
Sociology is the study of social life and the social causes and consequences of human behavior. The subject matter of sociology ranges from the intimate family to the hostile mob, from crime to religion, and from the divisions of race and social class to the shared beliefs of a common culture.
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Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).