M.Sc. On Campus

Integrative Social Science

Arizona State University

12 months
25200 USD/year
23544 USD/year
11720 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Integrative Social Science MSc degree from Arizona State University is intended for forward-looking students who wish to make a positive impact on society. The integrative approach emphasizes both theoretical analysis and real-world problem-solving abilities. 


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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Mesa

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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