Parallel first-year courses join for consumption studies

Parallel First-year Seminars in sociology and geology explored the topic of consumption, presenting their work on the Orange Carpet to students, faculty and staff. Read More

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Department of Sociology & Anthropology

Program overview

Majors: Sociology, Sociology and Anthropology
Minor: Sociology

Our courses offer students new perspectives on the world as they study people and ways of life different from their own. At Cornell, we believe this learning gains more depth through direct participation.

Cornell's One Course At A Time schedule enables immersion experiences through off-campus courses and independent projects. And the college's civic engagement minor provides a way for students to combine academic experiences with opportunities for service learning.