Sociology Department

“Sociologists do not seek to simply study the world… rather, we seek to change it.”

At Sacramento City College the Sociology Department’s mission is to provide a high quality, intellectually rigorous and hands-on education.

The Sociology Department’s Program of Study includes:

  • Community Services (with emphasis in Direct Services), AA Degree and Certificate of Achievement
  • Intercultural Studies, AA Degree
  • Sociology, AA Degree

In addition, the Sociology Department is home to the Sacramento City College:

  • Service-Learning Program- This program gives students an opportunity to link a course with community service to foster civic and societal involvement.

Sociology Department Programs of Study

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    Community Studies Program

    The Community Studies (with emphasis in Direct Services) degree and certificate are considered applied sociology programs.

    Sociological theory and perspectives provide the foundation for students… MORE >>

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    Intercultural Studies Program

    The Intercultural Studies Associate of Arts degree prepares students for careers in which they will interact with people from a variety of cultural backgrounds.

    The… MORE >>

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    Service-Learning Program

    Go to  SERVICE-LEARNING NEWS for orientation dates and details.

    Participation in campus and community volunteer projects, as a part of regular course work, serves… MORE >>

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    Sociology Program

    The Sociology Associate in Arts degrees are designed to prepare students for further study in Sociology leading to the BA, MA, MSW and/or Ph.D. degrees. Sociologists with… MORE >>