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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 Chandler Gilbert Community College?

Chandler-Gilbert Community College’s sociology program offers a pathway to the Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Sociology, close to home! Our student-oriented faculty have vast academic and applied experiences teaching and researching in the field of sociology. We are passionate about student success and assisting you to develop your sociological imaginations. Through our course offerings, you may choose to dive deeper into sociological subfields like race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, sports, family, and film/media. We also provide opportunities for service learning - a chance to apply your sociological imagination out in your community!