The Department seeks to maintain, consolidate and further strengthen its position as a centre of excellence and scholarship in teaching of Sociology and Anthropology as Social Sciences and as a centre of research into relevant socio-cultural issues.
- To produce graduates who are adequately equipped with critical and analytical skills in order to meet the educational, administrative and other resource needs of the country;
- To promote and strengthen graduate studies as a means of stimulating research and meeting the staffing and other needs of the Department, university and the country;
- To contribute to the further education of non-traditional students through sandwich programmes;
- To provide resource, extension and consultancy services to the Ghanaian outside the Global community in areas of competency.
Reliability: To be trusted and dependable
Integrity: To demonstrate professionalism in every undertaking
Good Governance: To promote transparency and accountability
Honesty: To be truthful and ethical in all endeavours
Teamwork: To work collectively to accomplish established objectives
Equal Opportunity: To give to both students and staff access to all opportunities, service and programmes.