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Become a Change Agent
With a Sociology Degree from Averett University
Make a difference. A Bachelor of Science in Sociology degree from Averett University will help you connect social context to individual and collective behavior to power positive change in your career and society. Develop the critical skills and comprehensive understanding of human nature you need for careers in business, education, social services, city planning, public safety, parks and recreation, community organization, human services, government, sales and advertising. All of our programs are online, accredited, affordable and specifically designed to fit your busy life.
Bachelor of Science in Sociology Degree
This comprehensive online program will help you develop skills in creativity, innovation, critical thinking, community problem solving and community building. You will learn to apply real-world research methods and theoretical analysis to evaluate social policy, structure and programs to find practical solutions to complex social problems. Courses in this program focus on the study of the structure and changes of social life and relationships, and on contemporary issues in areas such as the family, crime, religion, race and ethnic relations, urban communities, aging, gender roles and law.
DEGREE PROGRAMS BUILT FOR YOU
Averett University offers students learning experiences that mirror real-life situations. This means you can put tonight’s lesson to the test during tomorrow’s workday.
You’ll gain insight in small classes led by industry-experienced instructors.
Finally, our course formats make balancing work, family and higher education more convenient.
Learn how you can earn so much more than a degree at Averett University
Averett University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Averett University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
"I was able to receive my degree due to the flexible format and amazing faculty and staff at Averett University."
—Barry Booth, MBA, 2021
Averett University is committed to preparing students to serve and lead as catalysts for positive change, to providing opportunities that will be transformative for our region and beyond, and to addressing needs with our high-quality academic programs.