Welcome to MSU Sociology!

Established in 1924, the Department of Sociology at Michigan State University has a long and rich tradition of high quality research, teaching and community engagement. The three signature research areas of the department lie in Environment, Health/Medicine, and Migration. The doctoral program currently has 30 students and is ranked among the top 50 programs in the nation. The undergraduate program had approximately 175 majors and minors.


Chair Aaron McCright has a message to all new and returning Sociology students: You will get through this and be stronger for it.

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