M.S. and M.A. On Campus


Morgan State University

12 months
894 USD/credit 27714 USD/year
894 USD/credit 27714 USD/year
455 USD/credit 14105 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Arts/ Science degree program in Sociology of Morgan State University is designed to provide options for persons seeking competencies in Sociology, which can be readily applied to the work situation, as well as for persons wishing to follow an academic track, which offers rigorous training in research as preparation for teaching and/or the pursuit of doctoral studies.


  • Candidates for the M.A. degree must earn a minimum of 31- credit hours and submit an approved thesis.
  • Candidates for the M.S. degree must earn a minimum of 34-credit hours and pass a written comprehensive examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics   
  • Classical Sociological Theory  
  • Techniques of Social Research 
  • Contemporary Sociological Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


31 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For unconditional admission, applicants must have earned a minimum undergraduate academic average of 3.0 in the major area of study, and not less than 3.0 average, overall. Applicants must also have earned 3 credits in statistics, and 9 credits in sociology.
  • For conditional admission, in addition to earning a minimum cumulative undergraduate academic average of 2.5, preference is shown for applicants who have earned at least 3 credits in sociological theory, 3 credits in social research methods, 3 credits in statistics, and 6 other credits in sociology and a 2.5 G.PA. in the major area. Students admitted conditionally must successfully complete the core courses, excluding Thesis Seminar, within the first 18 hours of study.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27714 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 894 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27714 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 894 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14105 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 455 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 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.

Our partners

Morgan State University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!