Total Credits: 30

GRE Required: No

Minimum TOEFL/IELTS Scores: 500 (PBT), 61 (IBT) or 6

Degree Awarded: M.A.

A sufficient background in the social sciences or humanities to engage profitably in work on the graduate level. In addition, applicants must have completed at least one advanced undergraduate course in sociological theory and one course in statistics. Desirable fields of concentration, in addition to or in place of sociology, are anthropology, history, philosophy, psychology, government and economics. Students whose undergraduate majors have been in other fields, e.g., the physical sciences, may be admitted by special action of the Graduate Committee. Where there are serious deficiencies in background, the committee will recommend additional courses for the removal of deficiencies. Applicants should include at least 2 academic references with their application.

Supporting Documents Required:

  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • 2 letters of recommendation (must be academic)
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement

Program Advisor: Prof. Lewis-McCoy

For more information, please visit the Program Website.