The Integrative Social Science MSc degree from Arizona State University puts you in an excellent position to pursue either doctoral work in the social sciences or a professional career in fields that seek to improve the lives of everyday people.
The program explodes traditional intellectual boundaries to immerse you in the theories and skill sets relevant to success in many fields. You’ll cultivate an approach to social analysis that might otherwise escape students in traditional, silo-centric social science programs.
During the MS degree in Integrative Social Science from Arizona State University, you will:
- experience a true fusion of academic fields, connecting important questions in economics, political science, sociology, science and technology studies, philosophy, law.
- enjoy courses and assignments team-taught and evaluated by faculty experts from across disciplines.
- study the world’s societal agents and systems as pieces of an interconnected whole.
- be able to distinguish enduring social problems from temporary conditions, personal assumptions from conclusions drawn upon empirical evidence and critical analyses of human interaction.
- Advanced Integrated Social Research Methods
- Advanced Seminar in Integrated Social Science
- Advanced Integrated Theories of Social Science
- Multivariate Methodologies of Social Science
- Community Governance, Leadership, and Civic Engagement
- Knowledge, Innovation, and Social Change
- Religion, Secularism, and Social Dynamics
- Advanced Integrative Ethics in Social Science
- Cultural Diversity and Gender Understanding
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesGender & Sexuality Studies Sociology Religious Studies & Theology View 611 other Masters in Sociology in United States
- Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts.
- Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree in any social science or interdisciplinary field such as political science, sociology, philosophy, economics, psychology, public policy, administration or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
- Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.
All applicants must submit:
- graduate admission application and application fee
- official transcripts
- GRE scores
- proof of English proficiency
International25200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
National23544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11720 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.