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University of Nebraska Omaha

12 months
16374 USD/year
16374 USD/year
7752 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The innovative Sociology program from the University of Nebraska Omaha provides students with advanced knowledge in sociological theory, methods, and research.


Vision Statement

The flexible and interdisciplinary nature of the Sociology program at 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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH
  • 30-36


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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

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  • International

    16374 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    16374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16374 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7752 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Omaha

985 - 1520 USD /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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