While many master's degree programs in social sciences include study of teaching methods, the M.S.S. Online Master of Social Sciences program offered by Ohio University interdisciplinary program focuses on social sciences content in five areas:
- Political Science
- Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies
The Master of Social Sciences courses are taught by Ohio University faculty who are renowned in their scholarly disciplines. Dr. Brian Schoen, the program director, advises the students in the program. Applicants also work with an enrollment adviser who can answer questions and guide them through completing the admissions process and understanding computer requirements.
Classmates stay connected through Ohio University's Blackboard online course system. Each course features discussion forums, email and online chats that engage participants in exciting collaborative learning. OHIO online students report that they enjoy individual attention from professors and develop deep relationships with their classmates. Often professors and classmates become career-long professional contacts.
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- Colloquium in U.S. History
- United States Diplomacy After WWII
- Contemporary Europe
- Surveillance, Privacy, and Law
- Peoples, Plagues & Pestilence
- 1960s in U.S.: Decade of Controversy
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology View 44 other Masters in Sociology in United States
No GRE or letters of recommendation are needed for this program. However, students will provide a short (not more than 500 word) personal statement briefly describing their previous experiences and explaining what they hope to accomplish in the M.S.S. program.
An applicant for admission to this program must have:
- A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
- An undergraduate GPA of 3.00. Prospective students with an undergraduate GPA lower than 3.00 are encouraged to apply for conditional admission. Conditionally admitted students are expected to get at least a 3.0 GPA and maintain it throughout the program.
International604 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 604 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National604 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 604 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State585 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 585 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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