Degree Program Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Sociology is designed for post-baccalaureate students interested in attaining the necessary expertise to teach sociology at the high school and community college levels. The program will provide current teachers with the skills and knowledge to teach courses in the area of sociology.

The program is intended to serve:

  • Community college teachers
  • High school teachers

Upon completion of the certificate program, students will have:

  • Expertise in core sociological theories, concepts, and methods;
  • Expertise in multiple topical areas in sociology;
  • Knowledge of sociology pedagogy;
  • Competency to teach sociology courses at the community college and high school levels.

Program Breakdown

Brief breakdown of the type, or types, of degree available, their length, available enrollment, and estimated cost.
Category Certificate Summary
Catalog Entry Graduate Certificate
Length 18 Credit Hours
Enrollment Fall and Spring
Costs Rates Per Semester
Admission Requirements Application Materials

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