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College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences Brigham Young University

  • Provo, UT
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 59%41%
    student ratio
  • 259
    total students
  • $6,130 | $6,130
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 78
    • Doctoral Degrees 18
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

39% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 274
    • Accepted 107
    • Acceptance Rate 39
    • Enrolled 84
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, Minimum GPA 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, Minimum GPA 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$6,130
    • Out-of-state tuition *$6,130
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 27
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, administrative aides, paid field practicum, AmeriCorps education awards

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students259
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students259
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian85%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty149
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSocial work: poverty, adoptions, depression, child welfare, spirituality, American Indian child welfare, healthcare, mental health, mood disorders, substance abuse; marriage, family, and human development: family studies and family process, marriage, adolescence and emerging adulthood, adult development and aging, child development
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,198,300

Location & Contact

College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Brigham Young University

990 SWKT
Provo, UT 84601
United States

Dr. Benjamin Ogles

Dean

Phone: 801-422-2083
Fax: 801-422-2084
Email: ben_ogles@byu.edu

Adviser

Phone: 801-422-4541
Fax: 801-378-5238
Email: gradstudies@byu.edu



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