Sociology and Anthropology BS
Immerse yourself in understanding global topics of critical importance, such as the economy, politics, society, gender and sexuality, ethnicity, urban studies, health, and culture.
- Bachelor of Science
- Approximately 22 students are enrolled in this program
Cooperative Education & Experiential Education Component
- Co-op is mandatory for this program
- Minimum co-op requirement: 1 block, 12 weeks/semester
- Co-op availability: Second year summer through Third Year summer
Salary InformationCo-op: $11.63 $10.25-$13.00
Student Skills & Capabilities
All students are able to: assess and appropriately use qualitative and quantitative research methods in the study of social and cultural phenomena; identify contemporary social problems and determine how the approaches of sociology, anthropology, or urban studies could be applied to address them; analyze regional and cultural diversity in the organization of human societies; and analyze the roots of and mechanisms for the perpetuation of social inequalities.
Equipment & FacilitiesThe Field Linguistics and Language Documentation Lab at RIT is a linguistics lab for studies of descriptive linguistics, field linguistics, and the documentation and revitalization of endangered languages. We engage in linguistics and interdisciplinary research projects making use of digital media and technology.
Job TitlesArchaeologist, Foreign Service Officer, Social Worker, Urban Community Developer
Selected Employer Hiring PartnersRIT, National Association for the Deaf, Arkansas School District, Allies in Caring
Contact UsWe appreciate your interest in your career and we will make every effort to help you succeed. Feel free to contact Lisa Monette, the career services coordinator who works with the Sociology and Anthropology program. You can access information about services through our web site at https://www.rit.edu/careerservices.
Rochester Institute of Technology . Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education
Bausch & Lomb Center . 57 Lomb Memorial Drive . Rochester NY 14623-5603