Majors & Minors
The Department of Sociology at Grove City College offers students the
academic freedom to conduct meaningful, relevant research alongside experienced
and accomplished faculty.
Students graduating with a degree in sociology pursue careers in
counseling, social work, public policy, law, business, media and
A minor in Social Work from Grove City College provides students with a
significant background in the field through courses in social
welfare policy and theory, human diversity, child welfare, gerontology and human development in addition to a practicum.
Many sociology students intern during their sophomore and junior years and
during the summer.
Students complete 19 credit hours of course requirements to minor in
Every student's story is different, and how you choose to take advantage
of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you.