Sociology is not just about studying society, but improving upon it for all concerned.
The human services concentration allows students to better understand how various institutions within society differentially impact various groups and to develop skills to improve the outcomes for everyone. Emmanuel students learn about the development of public policy, the importance of advocacy and the role of social work in society, focusing specifically on how these processes and institutions impact the most marginal members of society.
View the 2019-2020 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.
Six sociology core courses
In addition to the following requirements for concentration:
Three electives must be chosen from the following (one of which must be 3000-level):
At the completion of the Sociology major, the student will: