Why ODU for Sociology?

Our degree is designed to give you a broad foundation in sociology, covering topics such as:

  • social inequality
  • family
  • education
  • socialization
  • gender roles
  • ethnic and minority relations

You'll also have the option to add an emphasis in criminal justice. Exceptional students have an opportunity to participate in the departmental honors program, with access to advanced studies and independent work with department faculty.

* Note: Only the Bachelor of Science is available as a full program online. However, both the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science are available as degree-completion programs, which assume you have prior college credits.