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Sociology Concentration

Sociology involves the study of how people live — as individuals, in groups, and as societies. With a Sociology concentration, students will explore the development, structure and functioning of human society and examine the patterns of social relationships, interaction and the culture of everyday life. By studying how people interact, sociologists can provide helpful insight into areas such as market research, policy change, education and more.

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Why Walsh?

  • Blended curriculum. By pairing a concentration in Psychology with one of our other available concentrations, you'll gain a competitive edge as you pursue positions within your field of interest. 
  • Emphasis on ethics. As part of our Catholic mission, we stress ethics and responsibility within the coursework and the practices of this program.
  • Accelerated format. Designed for busy, working adults, this degree can be completed by taking online courses offered in accelerated 8-week sessions.

What type of career can I look forward to with a Sociology concentration?

Students are prepared for careers as:

  • Market Reseach Analysts
  • Guidance Counselors
  • Life Skills Instructors
  • Outreach Directors
  • Services Coordinators
  • Community Consultants and Planners
  • Adult and Child Protection Advocates