Specialties: Environmental equity, demography, social movements, and immigration
Teaches Courses Like: Methods of Social Research, Urban Sociology
EMU’s department of applied social sciences offers majors in environmental sustainability, global development, sociology, social work, peacebuilding, and peacebuilding and development. These programs of study equip students to follow EMU’s mission and “witness faithfully, serve compassionately and walk boldly in the way of nonviolence and peace.”
Our students become catalysts for constructive social change, serving and leading all over the world. Our graduates are working directly with oppressed people around the world, effecting change in U.S. policy in Washington, D.C., and publishing scientific research with real-life applications.