Sociology Program

A CMU sociology student assists elementary students during an after-school program.

Why study sociology at CMU?

The sociology major offers students a sound understanding of human groups, institutions, and societies while providing vast opportunities for study. Consider these key features distinguishing this program at CMU:

  • Survey and qualitative research opportunities with sociology faculty members and through class projects
  • Service learning opportunities throughout the Isabella County area
  • Departmental scholarship programs for qualified applicants
  • Professional development, resources, and contacts through on-campus organizations such as the Sociology Club

Program Overviews

Click on the links below to learn more about the three majors and one minor in Sociology offered through the SASW department:



  • Sociology
  • Youth Studies