We offer an undergraduate major and minor as well as a graduate certificate that provides students with a strong general knowledge of the field and solid competence in statistics and research methods. With a general focus on social inequality, our faculty have published in diverse areas such as Work and Occupations; Gender, Sexuality, and the Body; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Semiotics; Education; Social Demography; and Research Methods. In our spare time, we actively maintain the Montclair SocioBlog.
Our program is affiliated with several interdisciplinary programs at Montclair State including International Studies, Leadership Development Through Civic Engagement, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, African American Studies, Asian Studies, and Family and Child Studies.
Our strong commitment to learning and teaching, our active scholarship, and our proximity to New York City makes our department an excellent setting to pursue the BA degree in Sociology.
Events and Announcements
- SAVE THE DATE: Sociology Research Symposium, Wednesday, April 29
- Prof. Yasemin Besen-Cassino elected as the Book Review Editor for Gender and Society!
- Prof. Chris Donoghue elected as the Book Review Editor for Sociological Inquiry!
- Learn more about our new Graduate Certificate in Data Collection and Management!
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