The University of South Alabama Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs that prepare students for jobs in many professional settings. Undergraduate students can pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology or Bachelor of Social Work. Graduate students can pursue the Master of Arts in Sociology. Faculty members also teach in several associated interdisciplinary minors, including forensic science, gerontology, museum studies, Native American studies and religious studies.
Faculty members are committed to providing the highest quality instruction and advising. Students benefit from relationships forged by faculty who are actively engaged in community service. South offers supervised internships and field experiences with community partners in child welfare, healthcare/health disparities, aging, juvenile justice, environmental advocacy, historic preservation, and many other service areas.
Making the Most of Your Major: A Resume Workshop for Undergraduate Sociology Students
The skills that students learn in sociology courses are exactly the skills that employers say they are looking for: critical thinking, teamwork, data analysis, and multicultural awareness, to name a few. But how can you translate the things you learn in sociology to lines on your resume? In this webinar, designed specifically for undergraduate students, you will learn how to ensure that your resume shows off your sociology skills, as well as tips for job searching with a sociology degree.
Webinar: Wednesday, March 2, 2-3:00 p.m. (central)
When registering, under Organization please list "University of South Alabama."
USA Foundation Scholarship in AN
- Sarah Bender (rising junior)
- Alexandria McKinnell (rising senior)
AN Student Paper Award
- Victoria Calvin, “A Reintroduction to Syphilis: Treponema pallidum”
- Christine Kilgore Holley Student Paper Award
- Sabrina de Jong, “What Makes a Real Native”
Outstanding Anthropology Student Award
- Emily Ensor-Gibson
- Dale Pate
USA Foundation Scholarship in SY, undergraduate
USA Foundation Graduate Sociology Scholarship
- Quanisha Flynn
- Trenton Overstreet
Sociology Student Paper Award
W. David Gartman Outstanding Sociology Student Award
Marilena J. Caviness
Sociology Graduate Student Paper Award
Outstanding Graduate Sociology Student Award
USA Foundation Scholarships in Social Work
- Tara Ellingburg
- Monetlicia Pettway
Outstanding Social Work Student Award
McGrew Scholarship in Social Work