Department of Sociology
450 Philip Hoffman Hall
Houston, TX 77204-3012
Phone: (713) 743-3940
Fax: (713) 743-3943
Our undergraduate program offers our nearly 300 majors a foundation in sociological theory, research methods, and both qualitative and quantitative methods. Our unique internship program also provides students with invaluable experience and skills that will prepare them for the workforce upon graduation.
Students interested in the sociology major are encouraged to meet with Mr. Landis Odoms, the undergraduate advisor. Sociology majors should also meet with Mr. Odoms on a regular basis to ensure timely progress on their degree requirements. Graduate students are encoured to meet with Dr. Grigorian, the graduate advisor.
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