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Sociology

Program Overview

Do you enjoy people-watching? Is human behavior in society interesting to you? If you’re fascinated with everyday life and how the members of society conduct themselves, your path may lead to a career in sociology.

As a member of society, you know there’s much to study in this field. Our classes help you do everything from conducting research to highlighting various areas of inequalities in class, gender, race, and age. Imagine a future with multiple career options such as a marketing consultant, high school teacher, probation officer, research associate, public health consultant, human resources specialist, social worker, or sociologist.

Make it happen. Start your journey in sociology today.

Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.

Why Paradise Valley Community College?

The Sociology faculty at Paradise Valley Community College strongly believe that if you want to make the lives of others better, if you want to empower your community, then Sociology is the career for you! We see Sociology as the direct application of social justice to real-life situations, a driving force for social equality, and a powerful agent for positive social change. Our PVCC faculty has spent decades making the lives of others better and empowering their communities. Come to PVCC and learn from the best!