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Sociology Academic Offerings

Sociology Majors and Minors

Pursuing a degree in sociology at UWEC means you are getting an education that is truly one-of-a-kind, customized to match your needs. Our program has very few required courses and a large number of electives. This means you get to pick and choose which courses you want to take to best match your interests and career goals.

The sociology department offers the following programs:

  1. Family Studies Program type: Minor Delivery: On Campus Campus: Eau Claire Campus

    Make a positive impact on your community by better understanding the issues and problems contemporary families face today — and what you can do to help.

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  2. Social Diversity Program type: Certificate Delivery: On Campus Campus: Eau Claire Campus

    Learn more about the inequalities experienced in our society today — and how you can make a difference — with a certificate in social diversity.

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  3. Sociology, BA or BS Program type: Major; Minor Delivery: On Campus Campus: Eau Claire Campus
    Students in a sociology class

    Make the world a better, brighter place with a degree in sociology. Rooted in experiential learning, the program focuses on ways you can be a voice for the voiceless and help to improve society.

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In addition to preparing us for jobs and our future, the sociology program here at UW-Eau Claire encourages students to understand every social encounter and interaction that goes on in the world around them. The professors are extremely helpful and they genuinely care about what they do!

Darrell Sociology
Nicaragua immersion
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