24 months
1913 USD/credit 57390 USD/year
1913 USD/credit 57390 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The program faculty for the Sociology and Education Program at Teachers College at Columbia University includes sociologists from several other programs at the College as well as other nearby academic institutions.


Come to our program to find your sociological imagination and apply that deep understanding of the connection between day-to-day experiences and the wider social context of schools to meaningful change in the field of education. 


  • Our Sociology and Education program at Teachers College at Columbia University prepares change agents to challenge the inequality within our schools through a deep understanding of its social, political and economic causes.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Sociology of Urban Education 
  • Race, Ethnicity and US Educational Policy 
  • Gender, Difference and Curriculum 
  • Race, Gender, and Education 
  • Latinos in Urban Schools
  • Sociology of Schools

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Degree Application, including Statement of Purpose and Resume
  • Transcripts and/or Course-by-Course Evaluations for all Undergraduate/Graduate Coursework Completed
  • Results from an accepted English Proficiency Exam (if applicable)
  • $65 Application Fee
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    57390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1913 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    57390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1913 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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.

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