The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offers students a traditional liberal education to meet the needs of the 21st century, allowing them to compete for a variety of careers in an increasingly complex and evolving world.



Majoring in sociology is excellent preparation for a variety of career paths including non-profit work, state agencies, retail settings and the law. Many students choose a minor in sociology, anthropology or geography to enhance their educational experience in the social sciences.

Auburn Montgomery’s Sociology program offers concentrations and each has specific requirements. 

General Sociology 
General Sociology - Plan of Study
General Sociology - Four Year Plan

Anthropology - Plan of Study
Anthropology - Four Year Plan

Marriage and Family
Marriage and Family - Plan of Study
Marriage and Family - Four Year Plan

Pre-Social Work
Auburn/AUM Cooperative Plan of Study
ASU/AUM Cooperative Plan of Study


Child Advocacy Studies (12 Hours) 

This minor will prepare pre-professionals and practitioners to respond to child maltreatment in an ethical and culturally sensitive manner. 
Child Advocacy Studies Plan of Study

Sociology (12 Hours)

A broad minor focusing on the various aspects of society's culture and social life. For more information, please contact Dr. Annice Yarber-Allen at or 334-244-3687.
Sociology Minor Plan of Study

If you're interested in scholarships, please review the information on the Scholarships page or contact the faculty and staff of the Department of Sociology.