University Catalog 2024-2025

Sociology (MR)

Degree Requirements

Core Courses16
Practicum In Sociology
Classical Sociological Theory
Research Methods In Sociology I
Applied Research
Elective Courses15
Select a minimum of three 500- or 700-level courses approved in conjunction with the academic committee
Additional elective courses will be determined in conjunction with the academic committee
Total Hours31


Full Professors

  • Sarah K. Bowen
  • Martha L. Crowley
  • Stacy DeCoster
  • Andrea Leverentz
  • Anna Manzoni
  • Steven J. McDonald
  • Thomas Eugene Shriver
  • Melvin E. Thomas

Associate Professors

  • Michaela Anne DeSoucey
  • Kimberly Lynn Ebert
  • April Dawn Fernandes

Assistant Professors

  • Andrew Paul Davis
  • Laura DeMarco
  • Marbella Hill
  • Jessica Pfaffendorf
  • Lesley Schneider
  • Mia Brantley Wright

Practice/Research/Teaching Professors

  • Megan Glancy
  • Deann Judge
  • Virginia Riel
  • Margaret Stiffler
  • Jim Yocom

Emeritus Faculty

  • Virginia M Aldige
  • Maxine Atikinson
  • Ronald F. Czaja
  • William B. Clifford II
  • L. Richard Dellafave
  • Ted Greenstein
  • Stephen C. Lilley
  • Patricia Lou McCall
  • Robert Lonnie Moxley
  • Toby Parcel
  • Michael Schwalbe
  • William R. Smith
  • Maxine S. Thompson
  • Randy J. Thomson
  • Charles Ray Tittle
  • Eric M. Woodrum
  • Margaret A Zahn
  • James J. Zuiches