The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work endeavors to fulfill four general objectives for undergraduate students:

  1. To render modern social life more intelligible to the student.
  2. To contribute to the student’s understanding of the unity and diversity of human beings through the study of evolution, culture, societal development, and the contemporary culture patterns of many areas of the world.
  3. To enhance the professional effectiveness of the student entering occupations in which the knowledge of human relationships is relevant.
  4. To prepare the student who seeks graduate education in sociology, anthropology, social work or social and cr​iminal justice.

Degrees Offered



Contact Information

Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work
Anspach Hall 142
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
(989) 774-3160