- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
As one of the oldest disciplines at Oberlin, sociology has retained its focus on the systematic study of social phenomena—social unrest; economic and political behavior; culture; inequality; social organization; identity; and related phenomena—by examining the social origins of the self, groups, and institutions.
Why Study Sociology at Oberlin?
Upcoming Sociology Events
- SOCI 110 - Introduction to Sociology: Social Structure, Inequality, and Behavior 4 credits
- SOCI 288 - American Inqualities: Class, Race, Gender, and Sexuality 4 credits
- SOCI 378 - Sociology of African-American Community 4 credits
- SOCI 428 - Beyond the Schoolhouse Gate: Schools, Rights, and Education Policy 4 credits
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