12 months
Duration
21434 USD/year
21434 USD/year
15746 USD/year
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About

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Marshall University offers a supportive environment for Masters level students who wish to pursue training in sociology. Our accomplished faculty place a strong emphasis on teaching and mentoring while also striving to maintain an active research agenda. 

Overview

Key facts

  • The curriculum is designed to provide our students with a wide range of options in pursuit of their academic and professional goals and interests, while also providing solid training in core foundations of  the two disciplines. Students learn both qualitative and quantitative research methods and are exposed to a variety of subfields and theoretical perspectives.
  • Faculty core strengths include: social movements and social change, inequality, stratification, deviance, cultural diversity, social interaction and group processes, migration, world systems/globalization, social institutions (religion, family, work and occupations, health care, politics and the economy), criminology, gerontology, qualitative and quantitative research methods, and advanced statistical analysis.
  • Interested students in the Sociology program at the Marshall University may seek admission to the program for full-time or part-time studies, with preferred entrance in the fall semester of each year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Sociological Theory
  • Contemporary Sociological Theory
  • Qualitative Research Methods and Analysis
  • Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis
  • Professional Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Your Application
  • The application requires a $150 non-refundable application fee 
  • Official Transcripts and Evaluations: Official final bachelor’s degree transcript and degree certificate must be sent in the original language, accompanied by a certified English translation and contain ALL college or university academic credits and grades. The transcripts must be sent directly to the Marshall University Office of Admissions by the registrar or equivalent office at the institution that you attend.
  • Evidence of English Language Proficiency
  • Affidavit of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21434 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10717 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    21434 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10717 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15746 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7873 USD per semester during 12 months.

Metro Residents: $7873

Living costs for Huntington

621 - 1035 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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