Why choose Sociology at Saint Leo?
Are you a people person, a people watcher, love to figure out group dynamics and what makes people tick? Put your interests to work for you, and hone your skills into marketable career paths by specializing in Diversity and Inequality, a concentration within sociology!
A heightened understanding of the causes and con-sequences of social inequalities, and especially ability to work with diverse populations, will prepare you to enter a wide variety of occupations, including:
- Public relations specialist
- Human resources manager
- Case manager
- Program analyst
- Marketing/big data analyst
- School counselor
- Military support specialist
- Diversity trainer
- Human rights organizer/analyst
Saint Leo’s Sociology faculty will help you reach your individual goals—whether you want to make an impact as a lawmaker, administrator, educator or researcher. Saint Leo offers convenient classes for a range of students—those just starting their careers, and experienced professionals who want to retool and advance to the next step.
Explore cutting-edge issues in sociology—including globalization, race, gender, urbanization, and medical and environmental matters. Learn how to conduct research and analyze data, searching for answers to vital questions: How do we solve problems like poverty and homelessness? How does public policy impact U.S. family life? How can state-sanctioned punishment reduce criminal deviance?
With an open mind, compare social phenomena across different cultures to understand groups, organizations and institutions, and give yourself a competitive edge in the global job market.