Sociology, M.A. | University of Mississippi | Oxford, United States
24 months
25782 USD/year
25782 USD/year
8938 USD/year
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The Department of Sociology and Anthropology from University of Mississippi offers programs leading to the degree of Master of Arts in Sociology. The faculty maintains an active research agenda while placing a strong emphasis on teaching and mentorship. 


Students learn both qualitative and quantitative methods and are exposed to a variety of subfields and theoretical perspectives. 


The faculty’s core strengths include: culture food, identity, literature, and youth subcultures; international development; media; demography; social movements; inequalities race, class, and gender; quantitative methods; and qualitative methods ethnography, in-depth interviewing, and archival analysis.

Sociology offers an M.A. in Sociology at University of Mississippi, requiring a total of 36 credit hours. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Social Research Methods
  • Theory
  • Professional Development
  • Race & Religion 
  • Empires & Revolution 
  • Gender 
  • Deviance
  • Statistics
  • Teaching Sociology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts/degree certificates of all institutions of higher education attended (must be official or officially certified, and must include an English translation)
    • Copy of English language proficiency test score
    • Copy of passport identification page(s)
    • Letters of Recommendation (unless uploaded via the online application system)
    • Statement of Purpose (unless uploaded via the online application system)

Tuition Fee

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    25782 USD/year
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  • National

    25782 USD/year
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  • In-State

    8938 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8938 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oxford

850 - 1300 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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