M.A. Degree Requirements
Required CoursesSociological Thinking 3 CR.
Analyzing Evidence 1 3 CR.
Analyzing Evidence 2 3 CR.
Development of Sociological Theory 3 CR.
Qualitative Methods 3 CR.
Capstone Seminar 6 CR.
Elective CoursesFour elective graduate courses are required, which may be taken at CCNY or another appropriate CUNY master's program. (12 CR.)
Total Credits 33
Comprehensive Examination: Candidates must pass a written comprehensive examination on sociological methods and theory.
Optional Thesis: Qualified students who are interested in doing original research may request to write a master's thesis instead of a capstone paper.