Sociology, Anthropology, Criminal Justice,
& Gender & Women’s Studies Overview
One Community. A world of Possibilities.
Imagine a college community where you could actively pursue your passion for social justice. Where you could develop lifelong communication and analytical skills to support a wide variety of career options. Where your professors believed in you and helped you believe in yourself.
That’s Arcadia, home to a diverse and dynamic program in the fields of Sociology, Anthropology, Criminal Justice, and Gender and Women’s Studies.
As the world becomes increasingly global, it’s more important than ever to understand the different cultures around you and how you can play a meaningful role. At Arcadia, you’ll discover this knowledge and find the true scholar in yourself.
About Our Programs
Arcadia offers students a unique and transformative opportunity to explore the concepts of social justice and social change through its interrelated programs in Sociology, Anthropology, Criminal Justice, and Gender and Women’s Studies. Through a diverse, hands-on curriculum that connects students with the community around them, students learn to work effectively among different groups and cultures; and they develop lifelong critical reading, writing and analytical skills that support a wide range of career pursuits. Arcadias’ program is distinguished by its outstanding faculty and sense of community, which instill in students a belief in themselves and their ability to influence social change.