Sociology of Rural America

This course focuses on the challenges faced in rural America by examining social structures and institutions, community, and culture. Issues and problems such as economic and population shifts, rural values […]

Ethnography of Work

Ethnography of Work introduces students to anthropological perspectives and social science research methods as they investigate a range of careers. The course approaches work as a cultural system invested with […]

Introduction to Economics and Sustainability

This course is an introduction to microeconomics with an emphasis on applying economic theory to issues in resource use and sustainability.  This course will examine the global impacts of present-day […]

Sociology of Work

This course explores the social and dynamic issues related to the workplace, emphasizing human behavior and relations. This course examines how to approach and resolve current workplace issues such as […]


Provides an introduction to the scientific study of society and social life. It focuses on the ways that societies develop, persist and change. Particular emphasis is placed on group processes. […]