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Dr. Kathy Miller

Professor of Sociology

Department of Human and Social Sciences

Miller came to Concordia in the fall 1999. After completing her Ph.D., Miller taught at Purdue as a visiting professor and advised history and pre-law students for two years. She is the pre-law advisor at Concordia and also advises pre-social work, behavioral science, and criminal justice students.

Education

Ph.D., Purdue University
M.A., Purdue University
B.A., Drake University

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Social Problems
  • The Family
  • Sociology of Religion
  • Social Theory
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Social Psychology
  • Criminology
  • Criminal Justice

Other

Miller is the editor of "Annual Editions: Sociology," and has memberships in the American Sociological Association and the North Central Sociological Association.

 

Dr. Kathy Miller's Academic Programs

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    Behavioral Science

    In Concordia’s behavioral science program, you will study a combination of sociology, psychology and other social sciences to examine complex problems of human interaction and behavior. With this degree, you will gain skills that can be applied in many professions that require an understanding of people and their interactions from individual, group and societal levels.

    Behavioral Science

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    Criminal Justice

    A bachelor’s degree in criminal justice will allow you to study and become an expert in the criminal justice system, including law enforcement, courts and corrections. Through the criminal justice program at Concordia Nebraska, you’ll learn to use scientific perspectives and methodologies to examine society’s response to crime in local communities and around the world.

    Criminal Justice

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    Pre-Social Work

    Concordia University, Nebraska’s pre-social work program is designed to prepare you for success in graduate school and your eventual career in social work.

    Pre-Social Work

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    Psychology

    The bachelor’s degree in psychology at Concordia is ideal for students seeking a strong theoretical foundation in the field of psychology. Offering a diverse psychology curriculum, Concordia Nebraska’s psychology professors use approaches that range from the scientific to philosophical and the experimental to the theoretical.

    Psychology

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    Pre-Law

    In Concordia University, Nebraska’s pre-law program, you’ll receive a broad foundation in critical thinking, oral and written communication and general research skills at a rigorous academic level, to prepare you to succeed at the law school of your choice and ultimately find your career in the legal profession.

    Pre-Law

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    Criminal Justice - Online

    Prepare for a career in law enforcement, the courts or corrections and adopt the most effective measures to effect positive change in your community through Concordia University, Nebraska's online Bachelor's program in Criminal Justice. Through innovative community-building, deescalation and security frameworks, students are prepared to enter the workforce directly or pursue graduate-level study.

    Criminal Justice - Online