Rural Sociology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the structure and function of rural societies. Includes instruction in sociological theory, research methods, statistics, sociology of agriculture, community development, social and economic development, demography, rural poverty, gender roles in rural societies, and environmental sociology. Is Rural Sociology the right major for you?
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Rural Sociology Major

What Courses Do Rural Sociology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Rural Sociology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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