University of Missouri - Columbia

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Rural Sociology


107 Tate Hall

University of Missouri-Columbia

Columbia, AL 65212

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Rural Sociology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Rural Sociology at the University of Missouri-Columbia is a nationally and internationally known research and teaching unit which offers graduate training in:
Sociology of Agriculture, Food and the Environment
Sociology of Community
Theories and Policies of Social Change and Development

The programs offered are designed for students who would like to undertake careers in the public sector (e.g. federal and state agencies), the private sector (e.g. agro-food companies, data analysis firms), and academia (the department has placed numerous graduates in teaching and research positions in major national and international universities).


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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