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A Message from the Department Head Welcome to Penn State’s Department of Sociology & Criminology.
Our Faculty Are Leaders in Their Fields Our faculty have nationally recognized strengths in criminology, demography, family sociology, social inequality, and quantitative methods.
We Rank Among the Best We are a department committed to excellence in teaching, research and service. Rankings by the National Research Council consistently show that our programs are among the top in the nation.
Our Students Receive an Exceptional Education We have over 9,000 alumni working around the world. Currently there are over 750 undergraduate majors in our department.
Upcoming Events
Lion-X clusters Brown Bag Seminar
Apr 23, 2015 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — 302 Pond Laboratory
Department Of Sociology And Criminology Colloquium Series Presents Paula England
"American Young Adults Having Sex, Relationships, and Babies: Differences by Class" Apr 24, 2015 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — 406 Oswald Tower
Undergraduate Commencement Reception
May 09, 2015 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
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