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Sociology studies social behavior, social institutions,
and social structure. We offer a
Bachelor of Arts
and a
Master of Arts in Sociology.

There are
three options for

our B.A. students:

  • General Sociology

  • Inequalities
    and Diversity

  • Law and Society

For students majoring in other fields, we
offer three

  • General Sociology

  • Law and Society

  • Social Gerontology

Department offers a wide range of interesting courses, centralized
graduate and undergraduate advisement, student
organizations, and an excellent teaching faculty
and staff. Many of our professors have
been recognized for their accomplishments. Among our distinguished
faculty are Dr. Lawrence K. Hong,
Terry Kandal
, and Dr. Eui-Young Yu
who have been honored as Outstanding Professors by the University. 
Dr. K. William Wasson and
Dr. Gunnar Valgeirsson have
been honored as Lecturers of the Year by the California Faculty
Association.  Other faculty are well-known for their work and
publications in such areas as social exchange, deviance,
criminology, popular culture, women’s studies, law, emotions, and
the Korean and Latino community. The Department of
Sociology at Cal State LA is a vibrant and exciting place to be.

We are in King Hall C3093. 
On the front counter, the

department provides computer access for its majors. Please
come in and feel free to use of it for checking on class schedules, programs,
course requirements, and the like.

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Dr. Gretchen Peterson,
Department Webmaster.

Thank you for
visiting the Sociology web site!