Rural Sociology Graduate Program

The Rural Sociology Graduate Program provides students with the highest quality educational and research experiences in rural sociology.

Our mission is accomplished by working with students in the acquisition of state-of-the-art methodological training, as well as the development of conceptual expertise in rural sociology and in one or more of four signature areas.

Our graduates have gone on to launch highly successful careers in academe, government, non-governmental research organizations.

Contact Us

Clare Hinrichs, Ph.D.
Professor of Rural Sociology
111-D Armsby
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-8628