Sociology

Imagine trying to understand why a room, neighborhood or city full of people behave the way they do. That's the job of the sociologist, to explore human behavior, societies and social change.

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    Our program is home to the USD Beta Chapter of Pi Gamma Mu​, “the oldest and preeminent honor society in the social sciences.”

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East Hall Location
Department of Sociology
East Hall, Room 301
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069

Phone:605-677-5402
Fax:605-677-5583

sociology@usd.edu

usd.edu/sociology

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