What Is Sociology?

Sociologists use scientific research methods and theories to study human behavior, social groups, and social structures.

Why Study Sociology at WSU?

One-on-One Support

Our bachelor's degree focuses on individual student attention and frequent student-faculty interaction.

Marketable Skills & Experiences

Our students learn a wide range of skills that employers seek, including research skills, communication skills, and critical thinking skills.

Our students also get multiple hands-on learning experiences.

Dedicated Faculty & Staff

Our faculty are committed to student learning through quality teaching, research, and student development.