Sociology supports a diverse community of students and faculty working together to research and address real world social issues. Sociology provides an excellent background for students wishing to enter service based professions like social services, ministry, nursing, teaching law enforcement, law, marketing, human resources, journalism, government, business management and entrepreneurialism.


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Enriching Aggieland Since 1918

Aggies have been enrolling in sociology classes at Texas A&M University since the 1918-1919 school year. The Department of Sociology at Texas A&M University offers a quality undergraduate education, recognized as one of the nation’s leading programs in the field by the American Sociological Association. The department offers a broad-based curriculum with excellent opportunities for training in various areas of faculty expertise and research. Join us, and become a world-class sociologist!

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The Department of Sociology advises each sociology student to participate in international educational experiences, whether they are short visits, internships, service learning abroad or participating in full-semester study abroad experiences.

The Department of Sociology offers internships for course credit available to Texas A&M University students who are currently sociology majors or minors.

Find information on awards, research credits, directed studies, research assistant programs and publication opportunities for undergraduates.


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