Welcome to the School of Sociology at the University of Arizona

The School of Sociology at the University of Arizona houses a highly ranked Ph.D. program in Sociology, a BA in Sociology, a new B.S. in Care, Health, and Society, and contributes courses to the Sports and Society track in the Bachelor of General Studies. We maintain our commitment to being a first-rate research program in sociology.

The School of Sociology at Arizona has a history of excellence in research and teaching, and has long been a wellspring of innovation in theory and methods. Sociology explores and analyzes issues vital to our own lives, our communities, our nation, and the world. The undergraduate major provides a foundation for careers in many professional fields, and for graduate training as a sociologist in academia, government, business, or community agencies.

Our graduate training prepares students for careers in research and teaching. The school is widely recognized as one of the top programs in the United States. Our faculty includes senior members who are nationally and internationally acknowledged authorities in their fields, and some of the best young scholars in the country.

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School News

Heidi Reynolds-Stenson has been selected as one of 12 advanced grad students and early-career faculty from across the country to present at the Center for the Study of Social Movements' "Young Scholars Conference" at Notre Dame on May 1.  She will present her paper "Protesting the Police: Anti-... read more
Friday, May 1, 201512-1:15 pmSocial Sciences, Room 415   “Millionaire Migration and the Taxation of the Elite: Evidence from Administrative Data”           Cristobal Young Assistant Professor of Sociology Stanford University       A growing number of U.S. states have adopted “millionaire taxes” on... read more