College of Social Sciences



The Department of Sociology was founded in 1918 at what was then the Florida State College for Women. Our faculty have a long and impressive history of publishing high quality research and award-winning teaching of undergraduate and graduate students.

 We offer three academic degrees and participate in one interdisciplinary program:

We also have three major areas of specialization for our doctoral program:

I invite you to explore our department. You will find an exciting and supportive academic community here at Florida State.

John Reynolds, Professor & Chair


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