12 months
Duration
951 USD/credit 28530 USD/year
951 USD/credit 28530 USD/year
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About

The Department of Sociology at Clark Atlanta University consists of five full-time faculty members with substantive academic research and field experience. It offers this Master of Arts in Sociology degree.

Overview

About the program

In addition to core theoretical foundations in sociology, criminology, and criminal justice, departmental strengths include quantitative methodology and analysis. However, Environmental Justice, Medical Sociology, Law Enforcement and Corrections are the primary areas of faculty research activity and service.

Over the years, the faculty have obtained and administered several grants from federal, state and local governments and private organizations. This Sociology program is offered at Clark Atlanta University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Society and Culture
  • Sociological Theories
  • Criminological Theories
  • Research Methods
  • Statistics 
  • Law Enforcement Administration
  • Judiciary System: Court System
  • Correctional Systems
  • Delinquency and Juvenile Justice System

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.21
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed and signed application.
  • Cashier’s check or money order (made payable to Clark Atlanta University) in the amount of $40. The application fee for an international applicant is $55 U.S. dollars. 
  • An official transcript from each undergraduate and graduate institution you have attended. 
  • Three recommendation letters: two from former instructors and one from an employer or supervisor. 
  • Resume, which can be submitted by email to GraduateAdmissions@cau.edu.
  • A Dean of Students Certification form from the last institution you have attended (this form is only required if you attended an institution within the last two years). 
  • A letter of intent which discusses career goals, reasons for applying to Clark Atlanta University, and qualifications for admission.
  • a 10-page writing sample that demonstrates your academic preparation for graduate studies.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 951 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 951 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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