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.

Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work


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


Anthropology  (12 Hours) 

A broad minor focusing toward the four-field approach to the study of anthropology. For more information, please contact Dr. Kimberly Pyszka at or 334-244-3637.

Child Advocacy Studies (15 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. David Feltmate at or 334-244-3391.
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, Anthropology and Social Work.