Applied Sociology Certificate (L.I.)

St. Joseph’s College offers a certificate in applied sociology at the Long Island Campus, where students learn how to apply social science theories and research methods to organizational needs and issues and eventually to policy and planning decisions. Students are exposed to occupational positions in formal organizations in which business and social policies are formed and implemented. This 27-credit certificate program includes 18 required sociology credits, a 3-credit approved field experience and 6 credits in sociology electives.

Required Courses

Campus

SOC 100 Introductory Sociology OR
SOC 133 American Society OR
SOC 136 Social Problems
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SOC 212 Elements of Social Science Research  St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 230 Social Organizations  St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 347 Sociological Theory  St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC/POL 348 Research Methods  St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 350 Applied Statistics (or equivalent)  St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
An Approved Field Experience
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SOC 241 Experience in Social Work OR
SOC 242 Internship in Applied Sociology
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SOCIOLOGY Course Descriptions 

Gainful Employment Disclosure Requirements

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"Last Chance Romance"
4/25 - 5/10: Long Island. A comedy in two acts.
Pathways to Success Internship and Job Fair
5/1: Long Island. Sponsored by the Office of Career Development.
Breakfast Reception for Graduate Students
5/3: Long Island. Take the time to invest in yourself and in your career.
CLUB ACTIVITIES
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