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Sociology

Bowling Green State University

12 months
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10119 USD/year
10119 USD/year
6124 USD/year
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About

The Department of Sociology at Bowling Green State University offers advanced study at both the master's and doctoral levels for students who seek employment in either academic or non-academic settings. 

Overview

We offer a master degree in Sociology at the Bowling Green State University. The doctoral program is ranked in the top 20 nationally in productivity by the National Research Council. 

With 20 full-time faculty and approximately 40 funded graduate students, the program features small classes and a high level of interaction between faculty and students in a friendly, informal environment that stresses excellence in both research and teaching. Faculty are accessible to students, and students are regarded as motivated junior scholars. 

Learning outcomes

  • Graduates of the program will be able to evaluate and defend relevant theories and literature related to their research, statistically analyze empirical data from large social survey datasets, and assess the strengths and limitations of analytical methods and defend choices to use some methods over others. 
  • They will also be able to argue effectively to technical and non-technical audiences orally and in writing. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Techniques of Demographic Analysis 
  • Intermediate Methodology 
  • Intermediate Statistics 
  • Population and Society 
  • Family Demography
  • Sociology of Aging

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended. Upon admission, final official or notarized copies of transcripts from all institutions where degrees were earned (showing dates when the degrees were conferred) and diplomas from international institutions must be submitted. 
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, PRAXIS, OAE) may be required. 
  • Programs may also require recommendations, a statement of purpose, a resume, and other documents.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10119 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10119 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6124 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6124 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bowling Green

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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