Graduate Certificate in Sociology
Appalachian State University

Program Details

Applicants who already have a master’s degree will be ready to teach Sociology at most higher education institutions after finishing this graduate certificate. The Sociology degree online includes coursework that combines theory, practice, and teacher instruction.

Appalachian State University’s Graduate Certificate in Sociology covers both modern day social issues and traditional components of sociology. Students will learn about human behavior, social groups, and social change.

Career paths include:

  • Sociology instruction
  • Guidance counseling
  • Management consulting


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • GPA of 2.75 
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges