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The sociology internship offers students an experiential learning experience where they are able to apply and extend their sociological knowledge.

Applications of Sociological Knowledge: Sociology internship students will be asked to apply their sociological knowledge of concepts, such as:

  • Stratification
  • Socialization
  • Institutionalization
  • Social Construction
  • Diversity

As well as their sociological skills, such as:

  • Research
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Data Analysis
  • Theoretical Analysis
  • Program Evaluation

Internship Organizations: Sociology majors in the past have completed their internships at a wide variety of organizations. These include, but are not limited to:

  • American Red Cross
  • Criminal Justice Ministry
  • Gateway Pet Guardian
  • Momentum Worldwide
  • The Kelley Group
  • The Salvation Army
  • The Urban League
  • Veterans Business Resource Center

Internship Program Requirements:

Students interested in the sociology internship will be required to complete both academic written work and on-site work to fulfill the internship requirements. Students can choose to take SOC 45000: Internship in Sociology for one, two or three credit hours. Each credit hour requires students to complete 50 on-site hours.

The academic work includes creating and responding to internship learning objectives that require students to demonstrate

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