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Applied Sociology

University of Central Florida

12 months
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1194 USD/credit 35820 USD/year
1194 USD/credit 35820 USD/year
369 USD/credit 11070 USD/year
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Beyond a curriculum appropriate for general applied sociology, the Applied Sociology program of University of Central Florida includes a graduate track in Domestic Violence as well as instruction and opportunities pertaining to the study of deviant behavior and crime; social inequalities; and health, families and communities.

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Overview

A primary focus of the Applied Sociology program of University of Central Florida is the variety of social problems in society with special attention given to the Central Florida area and the different community policies that have evolved to confront them. Toward this objective, the program promotes the application of sociological and social psychological knowledge, principles, and research skills in a variety of organizational, community, and institutional settings. Examples of competencies in applied sociology include effective skills in program design and evaluation research; planning, feasibility and needs assessment studies; data management, analysis and presentation; and the application of general systems and social conflict theories to organizational problems, community development and planned change.

Career Prospects:

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Theory
  • Social Research
  • Research Analysis
  • City Planning
  • Electives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Official, competitive GRE scores taken within the last five years.
  • Three letters of recommendation, including at least two from academic sources familiar with the applicant’s academic abilities.
  • A personal statement of 250-500 words identifying areas of research interest, faculty with whom they would like to work, and describing the applicant’s academic and professional experience and goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    35820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 369 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Orlando

1111 - 1939 USD /month
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