Master of Arts in Sociology (GL80)

Director of Graduate Studies

Dr. Maggie Stone
Smith Hall 739B

Areas of Emphasis Offered: Anthropology


: 33 credit hours with thesis option  OR  36 credit hours with non-thesis option.

Normal time to complete for full-time student:2 years.

Program Highlights

Students have a wide range of options in pursuit of their academic and professional goals and interests, while also receiving solid training in core foundational aspects of the two disciplines of Sociology and Anthropology.

Program Objectives

Students learn both qualitative and quantitative research methods and are exposed to a variety of subfields and theoretical perspectives.

Jobs Related to this Program:

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  • 19-3041.00 Sociologists     Bright Outlook
  • 19-4061.00 Social Science Research Assistants
  • 25-1067.00 Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

Application deadline for Admission

Fall enrollment: April 15; Spring enrollment:November 15.

GRE or other test required: GRE

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