Sociology Degree Overview
Lehigh’s undergraduate major and minor in sociology teaches students statistics, research methods and data analysis, and development of social theory.
Lehigh’s sociology students say they value not only what they learn through courses, internships, and independent research, but also the personalized attention and active mentoring they receive from faculty.
What Can You Do with a Sociology Degree?
Alumni attend graduate school in social sciences, law, medicine, or education or work in business, social services, marketing, and a wide variety of other fields. Graduates with master’s degrees often go on to attend highly distinguished Ph.D. programs; others obtain positions in research, administration or education.