Sociology Undergraduate Program

Why study sociology at Missouri State?

  • Obtain the skills that will make you a more effective member of your community.
  • Understand community problems and their connection to public issues of social structure.
  • Develop skills that will make you immediately employable in many fields.
  • Have the opportunity to participate in undergraduate research that can actively change policy and influence policy makers and community leaders.

Degree options

Both degree types require a minor or second major.


Pair your sociology degree with a broad background in the liberal arts.


Pursue a deeper focus in sociology or related field.


Already have a major? Consider a sociology minor.

Careers and outcomes

Start a career with non-profit organizations, businesses or government.

Helping you succeed

Make a smart investment in your future. Access financial aid and friendly support.

Immersive academics

Get ready to meet your next mentor. You’ll be prepared, confident and ready for your career.