Points of Pride
An interdisciplinary major:
Sociology/Anthropology offers a major that combines the strengths and skills of both sociology and anthropology. This allows students to pursue careers or graduate school in either area.
Research Skills and opportunities:
Sociology/Anthropology emphasizes undergraduate research through skill development and opportunities to participate in individual and collaborative projects.
SOA students have presented their research at professional conferences such as the Pacific Sociological Association and the Midwest Sociological Society’s annual conferences. SOA students have represented UIS at the University of Illinois Undergraduate Research Day at the Capital.
Individualized attention and success:
The department has an above- average graduation rate and excellent time-to-degree.