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College of Social Science Michigan State University

  • East Lansing, MI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 66%34%
    student ratio
  • 1,462
    total students
  • Not Reported
    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 International Planning Studies (MIPS)
      Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources (MLRHR)
      Master of Public Policy (MPP)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
      Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 389
    • Doctoral Degrees 63
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

33% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,832
    • Accepted 613
    • Acceptance Rate 33
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees3 letters of recommendation, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of undergraduate course work
    • Doctoral's Degrees3 letters of recommendation, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of undergraduate course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1462
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1462
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty346
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCultural studies, social institutions, geographic phenomena, political and economic theory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,906,328

Location & Contact

College of Social Science

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Dr. Marietta Baba

Dean

Phone: 517-355-6675
Fax: 517-355-1912
Email: mbaba@msu.edu

Ms. Jeanne Kalin

Executive Secretary

Phone: 517-353-4823
Fax: 517-355-1912
Email: kalin@msu.edu



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