Undergraduate Program

"... the first wisdom of sociology is this: things are not what they seem."   Peter L. Berger

Majoring and Minoring in Sociology


Interested in becoming a sociology major or minor?

Contact Dr. Mim Thomas, the Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Sociology can lead the way to many career options

A Notre Dame survey of alumni/ae who majored in sociology reveals that they are employed as business managers, consultants, corporation executives, insurance agents, medical administrators, politicians, realtors, religious ministers, social workers, teachers, and university professors.

Arts and Letters students from every major succeed in business, graduate or professional school, or full-time service. Learn more about the career outcomes of all of our graduates, including Sociology majors and minors.