Major in Sociology (BA) with a concentration in of the following areas:

Criminal Justice

Family Studies - Social Work

Academic Sociology

Minor in Sociology

  • Any 6 units in Sociology and/or Social Work

Minor in Civic Engagement

Checklist for Minor in Civic Engagement

Dual Major in Sociology & Anthropology / Childhood Education (BA)

The Sociology & Anthropology component includes 11 units:

  • SO103, SO233, SO234, SO301, SO215
  • AN101, AN 201, AN106 and one of the following: AN234, AN235, AN236, AN238 or AN251, SO320
  • SO343 or AN491
  • One American History elective at the 200-level or above

Dual Major Sociology & Anthropology/Childhood Education

The Department of Sociology at Wagner College offers a variety of awards to recognize the achievement of our students.

C. Wright Mills Sociology Award is presented to the underclass student majoring in the Department of Sociology who has demonstrated outstanding academic potential and embodies the spirit of the sociological imagination.
Hertha Troll Meyer Memorial Award is endowed by the family and friends of Hertha Meyer and is presented annually to the graduating senior in the Department of Sociology who best exemplifies the ideals of scholarship and service.

Department Contacts:

Kristen Whitaker, Academic Administrative Assistant
Location: Parker Hall Room 211
Office Phone: (718) 390-3253 | E-mail: