Department of Sociology and
Hall, Room 219
Telephone: (404) 880-6659
of Sociology and Criminal Justice houses two programs. Four degrees
are offered from these programs - two undergraduate degrees (Bachelor
of Arts in Sociology and Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice)
and two graduate degrees (Master of Arts in Sociology and Master
of Arts Criminal Justice).
consists of ten full-time faculty members with substantive research
and teaching backgrounds and training. With an emphasis on teaching,
this diversity facilitates comprehensive learning.
to core theoretical foundations in Sociology, Criminology, and
Criminal Justice, departmental strengths include Quantitative
Methodology and Analysis. However, Environmental Justice, Medical
Sociology, Law Enforcement and Corrections are the primary areas
of faculty research activity and service. Over the years, the
faculty have obtained and administered several grants from federal,
state and local governments and private organizations.