Department of Sociology and Family Studies

Sociology On-Line at UNA

As a prospective on-line student you'll be pleased to know that all required courses and select elective courses in the Sociology major and minor are regularly offered on-line through the easy-to-use Canvas Learning System. See what we offer by clicking on Courses.

Online-only sociology majors can obtain minors in the following areas at UNA:  Family Studies; History; Management; Marketing; and Political Sciences.

With a major in Sociology and an appropriate minor, our graduates may find employment within a number of occupational fields that have in common a desire to improve quality of life within our communities. Examples of areas include:  

Public Health
Law Enforcement
Family Services
Community Planner
Public Relations
Research Analyst
Juvenile/Adult Probations
Human Relations
Personnel Management
Public Administration
Corrections Officer
Employment Counselor
Survey Researcher
Parole Officer
Gerontological Care

Students interested in this learning environment should call Dr. Jerri H. Bullard at 256.765.4531 or e-mail her at You may also complete the form below and she will get back in touch with you. If you're interested in applying for admission to UNA, click on the hyperlink titled "Admissions" on the top of this page.


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