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Sociology

University of Nebraska Omaha

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16374 USD/year
16374 USD/year
7752 USD/year
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About

The innovative Sociology program of the University of Nebraska Omaha provides students with advanced knowledge in sociological theory, methods, and research.

Overview

Vision Statement

The flexible and interdisciplinary nature of the Sociology program of the University of Nebraska Omaha allows students to focus on an additional academic specialty area within or outside of sociology. Department faculty members have strengths in several areas, including families and gender, health, inequality and social justice, work and organizations, race and ethnicity, and anthropology.  The department also has close connections to the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies, Native American Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sociological Inquiry & Research Design

  • Sociological Statistics

  • Classical Sociological Theory

  • Contemporary Sociological Theory

  • Collective Behavior

  • Sociological Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree or previous Master’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Applicants for admission to the graduate program in sociology should present a minimum of 15 undergraduate credit hours in the following social science courses: Statistics, research methods, and social theory, a minimum of six (6) additional hours of sociology or other social science courses.
  • Undergraduate courses in statistics, research methods, and social theory are required before the student can enroll in the graduate courses in the same areas.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Writing sample.
  • Resume.
  • Applicants are required to have a command of oral and written English.
  • GRE scores are not required for admission; however, students are welcome to submit them.
  • Official transcripts from all attended institutions.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7752 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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