Summer in Sociology

Considering a Summer Course? Internship? or Research?

Are you considering summer coursework to catch up or move your degree forward? The Department of Sociology at SCSU is offering a number of online asynchronous summer courses you should consider. The Department also offers internships, independent study and research options through the summer months. If you want to work closely with a professor on an independent research project, please let your professor know!

Sociology Summer 2023 Courses (all are offered online asynchronously):

  • SOC 100-01 (50589) Introduction to Sociology with Dr. Meyerhoffer, runs 5/22-6/25
  • SOC 162-01 (50590) Introduction to Criminology with Dr. Michalsen, runs 7/5-8/8
  • SOC 201-01 (50591) Social Statistics with Dr. Lennon, runs 5/22-6/25
  • SOC 255-01 (50592) Methods of Social Research with Dr. Bertana, runs 7/5-8/8
  • SOC 260-01 (50593) Applied Social Theory with Dr. Meyerhoffer, runs 5/22-6/25
  • SOC 320-01 (50594) Sociology of Children & Childhood with Dr. Kenty-Drane, runs 5/22-6/25
  • SOC 350-01 (50595) Drugs & Society with Dr. Pittman, runs 5/22-6/25
  • SOC 490-01W (50596) *Seminar in Sociology (Human Trafficking) with Dr. Michalsen, runs 7/5-8/8
  • SOC 599-01 (50597) Youth Power & Agency with Dr. Kenty-Drane, runs 5/22-7/2 (Graduate Course)

Additional Course Offerings (please contact your academic advisor to complete paperwork for below courses):

  • SOC 397 Community Engagement Internship (3 cr)
  • SOC 497 Sociology Internship (3-6cr)
  • SOC 499 Independent Study (3-6cr)
  • HON 494 Honors Thesis Proposal (3cr)
  • HON 495 Honors Thesis (3cr)
  • SOC 594 Special Project in Sociology (3cr, graduate course)
  • SOC 590 Thesis Proposal in Sociology (3cr, graduate course)
  • SOC 591 Thesis Research in Sociology (3cr, graduate course)
  • SOC 600  Directed Independent Study & Research (3cr, graduate course)

Summer Registration

Registration is now open! If you don’t meet a course prerequisite, please email to request a course prerequisite override. 

Any Questions?

For more information about courses outside of sociology, registration or financial aid, please check out Summer@Southern! If you have questions about a sociology course, please email