Sociology, Master of Arts
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Minimum Total Hours (Thesis): 35
Program Code: M845
- This program is Thesis Only.
|SOC 5283||Fundamentals of Sociological Statistics||3|
|SOC 5293||Advanced Methods of Social Research||3|
|SOC 5483||Advanced Regression Analysis||3|
|SOC 5933||Sociological Theory||3|
|SOC 5980||Research for Master's Thesis||3|
|Choose 15 hours of elective coursework 1||15|
|Total Credit Hours||35|
12 or more hours must be housed in the Department of Sociology at the 5000-level or above. The remaining 3 hours of electives may be Directed Readings (SOC 5960), a cross-listed course housed outside the department or another course outside the department.
- Program effective SU15. Check sheet version 5/2015
The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.
All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.
Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.
Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.
Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.
To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).
Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.