The Sociology program offered by University of Arkansas provides students two tracks: General Sociology and Criminology.
Our graduates have continued in doctoral programs at Duke University, the University of Maryland, University of Minnesota, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Florida State University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Oregon, among others.
Our students also continue their post MA education in the interdisciplinary Public Policy Ph.D. program at the University of Arkansas and professional programs, such as law.
Our graduates find employment as research specialists working for government and various NGOs, both in the United States and abroad. Many of our graduates work in the criminal justice system, community organizations, or teach at the community colleges, among many others.
- Advanced Problems in Sociology
- Applied Data Analysis
- Public Policy, Children and Families
- The Community
- Sociological Perspective on Social Psychology
- Theories of Deviance
- Classical Social Theory
- Contemporary Social Theory
- Research in Criminology
- Social Control
- White Collar Crime
- Crime and Commuity
- Environmental Sociology
- 24 months
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- You must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education, with a grade point average of 3.0 on the last 60 credit hours of academic coursework OR a 3.0 cumulative grade average.
- At least two (preferably three) letters of recommendation from people who can judge the applicant's academic potential as a graduate student.
- A sample of written academic work (i.e., a research paper).
- One page statement in which the applicant discusses the educational objectives sought to accomplish by entering our graduate program.
- Recent GRE score.
International28042 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National28042 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State10336 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10336 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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