In addition to these concentrations, the department participates in a cooperative Master of Social Work degree with the University of Kentucky. All of the program courses are offered on the Morehead State University campus and results in a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Kentucky.
- Students will demonstrate an understanding of social science theories and related debates.
- Students will develop competencies in applying social science knowledge.
- Students will demonstrate interdisciplinary skills including evaluation of perspectives, critical thinking, and conducting original research.
- Quantitative Research for the Social Sciences
- Social Thought and Theory
- Qualitative Research Methods
- Other electives
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesEconomics Sociology Political Science View 362 other Masters in Sociology in United States
Admission to graduate study is granted to students who meet the academic requirements and who hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
Applicants with a degree in sociology or other related social sciences are preferable, however not required. Students with a minor in sociology or related social sciences are also encouraged to apply. In the event that an applicant's undergraduate field of study is deemed unrelated, additional undergraduate courses in sociology or social sciences may be required to insure student success in the program.Submission of a two-page typewritten statement of educational and career goals relative to the program.
International579 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 579 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National579 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 579 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State579 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 579 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
At MSU we offer a variety of institutional, foundation-funded, and departmental scholarships. Our merit-based institutional scholarship program encourages some of the best and brightest students to become Eagles. Students are automatically considered for institutional scholarships based on their admissions application. Our MSU Foundation awards nearly 600 annual student scholarships, valued at approximately $800,000. These are made possible through generous donations of MSU donors and alumni. Students can apply for MSU Foundation scholarships by using the online scholarship application
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