M.A. On Campus

Applied Sociology

University of Indianapolis

12 months
548 USD/credit 19728 USD/year
548 USD/credit 19728 USD/year
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The MA in Applied Sociology at University of Indianapolis provides you with the knowledge and skills to assume a broad range of leadership, research and teaching roles.


Applied Sociology curriculum at University of Indianapolis will help you understand the different ways sociologists think about the social world and its problems. We also introduce you to research and evaluation skills that are essential to determining whether ideas and practices are sound or require modification. And we connect you with the work being done by sociologists in Indianapolis and other places.

Learning outcomes

To further explore your interests and develop your expertise, we offer three concentrations from which you can choose: community leadership, applied research & evaluation and teaching college sociology. 

We also offer a 4+1 program (four years for the bachelor's degree and one for the master's degree) for UIndy sociology and criminal justice majors. 

Programme Structure

Program strengths:
  • Cross culture comparative studies
  • Small classes and individualized instruction
  • Flexible class scheduling and evening courses
  • Practicum opportunities (field placement)
  • Integration of pure and applied science
  • Practicing professionals as adjunct faculty and guest lecturers
  • Modern laboratory, research and library facilities
  • Extensive computer facilities available
  • Personalized supervision and accessible faculty
  • Interactive learning opportunities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letter of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which is from a former professor
  • $30 application fee
  • All transcripts for undergraduate work and any previous graduate study
  • TOEFL score (international students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 548 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 548 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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