Social Sciences, M.A. | University of Regina | Regina, Canada
12 months
6916 CAD/year
4350 CAD/year
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The Social Sciences Department at the University of Regina has particular strengths in the following general areas: sociology of the environment; development and sustainability; rural sociology; social justice; Canadian studies; family, gender, and women’s studies; demography; sociology of knowledge, science, and technology; political economy; 


Why to study

  • As well, the Social Sciences Department at the University of Regina maintains a commitment to a strong interdisciplinary social science program which can draw on resources of other departments and academic areas.
  • The Department offers two thesis-based graduate programs leading to the MA degree in Sociology or in Social Studies. 
  • The Department offers an interdisciplinary course-based graduate program leading to the MA degree in Social Studies.
  • The Department also offers individual PhD programs in Sociology or in Social Studies on an exceptional, case-by-case basis.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Sociological Theory
  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Advanced Studies in Canadian Social Theory
  • Seminar on Class and Political Economy
  • Seminar on Development and the Environment
  • Seminar on Development and Underdevelopment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Some programs do not have a specific deadline and will accept applications at any time during the year.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year bachelor’s degree for entrance to a master’s program
  • International applicants should consult the website regarding acceptable standards for admission, and are encouraged to submit the results of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE), especially the score for the subject test in the discipline being sought. English Proficiency Tests
  • A completed on-line Application Form
  • Transcripts
  • Reference Forms
  • A Resume and Personal Statement of Interest outlining one’s purpose in applying to graduate studies.
  • Fee: A non-refundable fee of $100 (Cdn funds) for ALL domestic and international applicants (subject to change) is to be paid on-line with the on-line application.
  • Test Scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6916 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3458 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4350 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2175 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Regina

1270 - 1840 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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