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Sociology

California State University Los Angeles

M.A.
12 months
Duration
396 USD/credit
396 USD/credit
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About

The Sociology program of California State University Los Angeles provides advanced study in sociological theory and methods of research with a variety of subject matter emphases that students plan with a graduate advisor. 

Overview

In the Sociology program of California State University Los Angeles students are prepared for doctoral studies, teaching at the secondary or community college level, or working in a professional capacity in government agencies or private organizations. 

Three options are offered. 

Option A requires a thesis;  Option B requires a comprehensive examination; and Option C requires a project in the form of an original work portfolio that includes professional presentations and other evidence of Sociology MA Program Learning Outcomes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Graduate Studies, the Discipline, and the Profession 
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Sociology
  • Quantitative Research Methods in Sociology 
  • Advanced Statistics 
  • Seminar: Classical Sociological Theory
  • Seminar: Contemporary Sociological Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • One admission requirement is a prerequisite GPA of 3.0 or better in a set of nine specified prerequisite courses or their equivalents.
  • Applicants must have achieved a grade point average of 3.0 in this coursework. Applicants must also achieve a GPA of 2.75 or above in an additional 24 semester units of upper-division undergraduate coursework in addition to meeting university requirements for admission to graduate study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    396 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 396 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    396 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 396 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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