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Dr. Celia C. Lo
Dr. Celia C. Lo,
Professor and Chair

Chair’s Welcome

A department of the College of Arts and Sciences at Texas Woman’s University, the Department of Sociology and Social Work offers bachelor’s degrees in sociology, in social work, and in criminal justice, the master’s degree in sociology, and the doctor of philosophy degree in sociology. To prepare students for work in applied research settings, the department offers the post-baccalaureate Certificate in Social Science Research Methods; for students who are interested in society’s cultural diversity, the department offers the post-baccalaureate Certificate in Diversity. The programs are intended to prepare students for a variety of fulfilling careers, as well as for further study at the graduate level.

Through the study of sociology, social work, and criminal justice, the department’s students acquire understanding and skills with which they can contribute to the improvement of the society. Furthermore, in developing their knowledge and competencies, students experience personal growth. Our students benefit from their faculty and instructors’ outstanding work in developing and disseminating knowledge in the disciplines of sociology, social work, and criminal justice. The members of all of our academic programs have great reason to take pride in their department.

We encourage you to explore our website along with the web pages for the programs and certificates that interest you. Simply click on provided links to learn specifics of our programs, our course offerings, and our faculty. If you would like more information about the Department of Sociology and Social Work, feel free to contact us by phone at 940-898-2052 or by email at sociology@twu.edu. You are also welcome to visit with us on campus (by appointment) for further assistance.

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