The Department of Sociology recognizes student achievement with the presentation of annual department honors and awards to graduating seniors, which are presented by the faculty at an Awards Banquet for the honorees and their parents.
Students who graduate with a GPA of 3.5 or higher will be granted honors in sociology.
The awards are based on the submission of papers which are judged by the entire department faculty. The awards include the:
Announcements regarding the submission of papers to be eligible for these awards are made late in the fall semester.
Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honor Society, promotes the study of sociology and supports research efforts of its members. Students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 in sociology will be invited to join Alpha Kappa Alpha in their senior year.
Department of Sociology
p – 516.877.4943