Dec 02, 2023  
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work


Arthur Durband, Ph.D., Chairperson

Professors: Bradatan, Houk, Koch, Williams
Associate Professors: Durband, Flores-Yeffal, Jordan, Lowe, Maloney, Novotny, Ramirez, Schneider, Smithey, Walter
Assistant Professors: Cho, Choi, Griffith, Isa, Pusch, Rose, Swed, Wagner
Associate Professor of Practice: Speer
Assistant Professors of Practice: Button, Lavender-Bratcher, Lindquist, Phelps

CONTACT INFORMATION: 158 Holden Hall | Box 41012 | Lubbock TX 79409-1012 | T 806.742.2400 | F 806.742.1088 |

About the Department

This department supervises the following degree programs:

In addition, the department participates in the women’s and gender studies , community and urban studies , ethnic studies , environmental studies , family life studies , forensic sciences , religion studies , and Asian studies  minor programs. The minimum number of hours required for majors in all baccalaureate programs in the department is a total of 120 hours.

Graduate Program

For information on graduate programs offered by the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work, visit the Graduate Programs  section of the catalog.

Undergraduate Program Offerings, Course Descriptions & Curricular Tables

(Click on program for curricular table.)


    Bachelor’sUndergraduate Minor


      ANTH - Anthropology (Undergraduate Courses)CRIM - Criminology (Undergraduate Courses)SOC - Sociology (Undergraduate Courses)SW - Social Work (Undergraduate Courses)