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We offer three concentrations in the Department of Sociology: Community, Urbanization, and Culture (CUC), Crime, Justice, and Law and Societies (CJLS), and Power and Inequality in Global Perspective (PIGP).

Sociology Concentrations

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Sociology is a vibrant discipline dedicated to examining relationships: between individuals and the justice system, between the economy and a particular city, or between school districts. Its remarkable breadth is evidenced in the range of courses we offer, in our optional areas of concentration, and in the research of our faculty.