- Demonstrate knowledge of professional and ethical issues and duties in the discipline of sociology.
- Demonstrate a practical understanding of early/classical sociological theory by using it to better understand social phenomena and human behavior; and develop new theoretical arguments and pose and attempt to answer research questions.
- Demonstrate a practical understanding of research methods in sociology.
- Demonstrate a practical understanding of multivariate statistics in application to social research.
- Demonstrate the ability to carry out original research through the successful completion of a thesis project.
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- Professional and Ethical Issues in Sociology
- Early Sociological Theory
- Quantitative Methods in Sociology
- Multivariate Techniques in Sociology
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- 12 months
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- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university1 for unconditional admission
- Minimum 3.000 GPA on a 4.000 point scale for unconditional admission
- Official transcripts(s)
- GRE scores (taken within the last five years)
- Goal statement (1-2 pages), describing current academic interests, research interests, long-range career goals and how admission to the Department of Sociology at Kent State University will facilitate the achievement of these goals
- Three letters of recommendation from current/former professors who can adequately evaluate the applicant's past work and potential
- English language proficiency
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International17982 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National17982 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
In-State9648 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
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