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Fayetteville State University

24 months
14504 USD/year
14504 USD/year
3438 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Sociology program at the Fayetteville State University prepares you through advanced training beyond the undergraduate level in sociology.

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Why choose an Online Master of Arts in Sociology at the Fayetteville State University?

In today's modern and complex world, people often find themselves making multiple career changes throughout life. Graduate training in sociology provides a solid foundation for flexible career development locally, regionally, and nationally. In this program, you will gain a valuable set of reasoning and communication skills and a powerful set of analysis tools with which to study the issues and problems of modern social life. 

What We Offer

Our goal is to provide advanced training for work as applied social scientist outside of academia, as in government administrative jobs, research departments, or community programs. Some of our students also go on to teach at community colleges. The Department offers a 30-credit M.A. program in Sociology with a thesis, non-thesis, practicum options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Statistics
  • Advanced Sociological Theory
  • Advanced Social Science Research
  • Thesis 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Rolling Admission


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • No GRE scores required
  • Minimum  GPA of 2.75 on 4.0 scale in either all undergraduate coursework or the last 60 hours of the coursework.
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges at which courses have been taken.
  • Two letters of recommendation. At least one must be from college faculty who can speak to the candidate's ability to do graduate work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14504 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    14504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14504 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    3438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3438 USD per year during 24 months.


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