Sociology: College Teaching (M.A.)

The Master of Arts Sociology: College Teaching is designed for students planning an academic career with a Master's degree and an emphasis on teaching. MA graduates are typically eligible for most academic appointments at the community college level.

Program Highlights

  • This program is also ideally suited for those planning on advanced graduate training in a doctoral program and an academic career.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with 18 credits of sociology including courses in theory, research methods, and statistics.
  • A grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for all undergraduate work.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can speak to your abilities and potential for success in a graduate program.
  • A Personal Statement that describes your reason for wanting to earn this degree.
  • Resume
  • Writing Sample

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling October 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

Time to Completion: 2 years

Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Dennis Waskul

Sociology Website