Department of Sociology

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Sep 29

PRC Brown Bag - TBD

  12:00 PM
  CLA 1.302E
Fri

Oct 6


Welcome to the Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology at The University of Texas at Austin is among the largest and highest-ranked Sociology departments in the country. According to the 2017 US News and World Report Guide to Graduate Departments, UT Austin Sociology was ranked 6th among public universities and tied for 11th among all universities.

The Department's 36 tenured or tenure-track faculty offer undergraduate and graduate students a wide range of educational and research opportunities.  The Department's strong scholarly reputation and Austin's rich quality of life attract leading early-career and senior sociologists and top-notch students to call UT Austin home.

Why major in Sociology?

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Sociology Department Ph.D. job candidates


Robert Crosnoe

Chair of Sociology

Robert Crosnoe
The Department of Sociology at The University of Texas at Austin is one of the largest and most highly ranked Sociology departments in the country.
  • Department of Sociology

    The University of Texas at Austin
    305 E 23rd St, A1700
    CLA 3.306
    Austin, TX 78712-1086
    512-232-6300