Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
46
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 101
    • Accepted 56
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th July 12th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 29th November 29th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts, statement of purpose, resume/curriculum vitae, and goal statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.2, transcripts, and personal statement, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score: paper-based 525, iBT 71), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 75), IELTS (minimum score of 6.0), PTE Academic (minimum score of 48), or completion of ELS level 112 Intensive Program

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 availableFederal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students46
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students46
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty30
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Richard Serpe

Professor and Chair

Phone: 330-672-2562
Email: rserpe@kent.edu

Dr. Susan Roxburgh

Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 330-672-2562
Email: sroxburg@kent.edu


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