Undergraduate Program

*** Until further notice, sociology advisors will only be available remotely. If you need assistance, please email either Cristina (cmrojas@berkeley.edu) or Seng (ssaelee@berkeley.edu). Video conference and phone appointments are available by request. Last updated 8/17/20.


Please Review the following link for Information about the Sociology Major and Pass/No Pass Grades in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021.




Sociology is an exciting degree that allows its students to pursue a multiplicity of careers and interests. Berkeley’s sociology degree includes training in research methods and sociological theory, as well as opportunities to explore the broad range of sociological research and dive deeper into select topics. With world-renowned faculty and one of the best graduate programs in sociology, undergraduates in our department have a unique opportunity to engage in a lively academic environment that can hone their capacities as thinkers, leaders, and do-ers while learning in a community of like minded students ready to critically learn from and change the world.

In this section you will find more information about our major and find resources to help navigate your way through a degree in sociology. Explore our courses. Discover what you can do with a sociology major. Check out our student organizations. Learn about academic, co-curricular, and discovery opportunities through our Sociology Major Map. Learn how to declare a sociology major. And get connected with further mentoring, research, and study abroad opportunities.


For more information on Berkeley Connect , check out the Berkeley Connect in Sociology Program website!