Sociology Department

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Mission College offers basic lower division courses in Sociology. Sociology provides a foundation for understanding many aspects of the social sciences, and assists students in comprehending other behavioral sciences. Sociology offers a basic understanding of how people relate to one another, the types of relationships people form, and various aspects and difficulties of such relationships

Career Options
  • Sociologist
  • Instructor
  • Probation Officer
  • Demography Analyst
  • Advocate for endangered children
  • Advocate for disabled adults
  • Social Worker
  • Foster Care Worker
  • Urban Planner
  • Employment Counselor

Some career options may require work beyond the AA or AS degree.

Contact Information

Administrative Specialist 
Leticia Jimenez 

Department Chair:
Jeff Cormier

Brian Miller

Catalog & Degree Information

Associate in Arts for Transfer
Associate in Science for Transfer

Course Information