Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
76%
24%
student ratio
85
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 15
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts/Doctor of Philosophy (MA/PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • 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

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 81
    • Accepted 39
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline April 15th April 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students85
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Full-time Percentage76%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American30%
    • White / Caucasian52%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races10%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRace and urban studies, gender and sexuality, family, health, life course
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia State University

33 Gilmer Street
Atlanta, GA 30302-3083
United States

Dr. Donald Reitzes

Department Chair

Phone: 404-413-6506
Fax: 404-413-6505
Email: dreitzes@gsu.edu

Dr. Leslie Reid

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 404-413-6521
Fax: 404-413-6505
Email: lesleyreid@gsu.edu


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