About Sociology

Majoring in sociology can lead to many interesting and rewarding careers. Learning to understand group life and human social behavior is challenging and intellectually satisfying.

Purdue Calumet has several programs for you if you’re interested in majoring in sociology. You may choose one of three options:


All options contain common core courses, but the criminal justice and gerontology options enable you to obtain specialized professional training as an undergraduate if you have well-defined career goals.