Sociology - M.A.

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Sociology
215 Merrill Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2562
www.kent.edu/sociology


Description

The Master of Arts degree in Sociology is an intermediate degree required of students in the doctoral program.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Students with an earned bachelor's or master's degree are admitted into the Ph.D. in Sociology. For more information about graduate admissions, please visit the Graduate Studies website.

Program Requirements

Major Requirements

[AS-MA-SOC]

Major Requirements
SOC 62002PROFESSIONAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN SOCIOLOGY 3
SOC 62100EARLY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY 3
SOC 62199THESIS I 16
or SOC 62885 INTERNSHIP IN APPLIED SOCIOLOGY
SOC 62211QUANTITATIVE METHODS IN SOCIOLOGY 4
SOC 62217MULTIVARIATE TECHNIQUES IN SOCIOLOGY 4
Electives 214
Minimum Total Credit Hours:34
1

May be in either thesis or non-thesis format; may be an empirical research study, theoretical project or student-contracted field internship in an agency. 

2

Maximum 12 credit hours of electives may be taken outside the Department of Sociology toward the M.A. degree.