The concept of sociology extends beyond lecture halls and theories. At Furman, we encourage sociology majors to interact with one another and faculty members through research projects, study away programs, and internships.
Every year, we recognize graduating seniors for their work. View our recent award winners.
interNational Honor Society
Alpha Kappa Delta is an the international sociology
honor society that promote an interest in the study of sociology, and
the research of significant and lasting social problems—as well as
other social activities as will lead to improvement in the human
condition. View Furman's members.
Research and internships
Internships and student-faculty research projects are commonplace in our department. Our faculty specializes in a diverse array of subjects, meaning you're sure to find a project that piques your interest. Find an opportunity with us.
Explore Southern Africa or Latin America in one of our faculty-led study away programs. Study away with us.
We offer an annual newsletter to help current and former sociology students stay up-to-date on our department's latest achievements and news. Read our newsletter.