Department ChairDonna Fitzsimmons719-549-3351Donna.Fitzsimmons@pueblocc.edu
Sociology is the science or study of the origin, development, organization, and functioning of human society. People who are interested in the characteristics of human interactions and communication might find the study of sociology to be very rewarding.
Program Start Term: Every Semester
Average Class Size: 22
Program Length: 4 Semesters
Part-Time or Full-Time: Both
Course Availability: Day, Evening, & Online
Program Location: Pueblo, Fremont, Durango, Mancos
Career InformationIn addition to teaching sociology, other career opportunities include:
management of non-profit organizations, human resources, training and
human development, governmental and regional planning departments,
research firms, social services, mental health services, adoption, child
care, youth services, developmental disability services, policy
analysis, environmental advocacy, child welfare, victims’ rights, labor
rights, community organization, and public relations.
What Will I LearnThe Associate of Arts Degree with Designation in Sociology includes the course work to meet general education requirements that are common to all Colorado four-year institutions. The degree is designed for students who want to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a baccalaureate degree in sociology. Completion of the AA degree completes the first two years of a bachelor’s degree and guarantees transfer at junior standing with no more than 60 remaining credits to meet the graduation requirements for a baccalaureate degree in sociology.