Department of Sociology and Social Work College of Arts and Sciences Texas Woman's University

Department of Sociology and Social Work College of Arts and Sciences Texas Woman's University

Denton, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
52
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
59%
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 6
    • 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? No
    • 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

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st July 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of reference, 2-3 page statement of interest
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.5 on last 60 undergraduate hours and all graduate coursework, graduate statistics and social sciences research methods, and 3 letters of reference, 2-3 page statement of interest
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students52
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students52
    • Part-time Percentage85%
    • Full-time Percentage15%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino18%
    • Black / African American20%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty5
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPre-impact evaluation planning for families of law enforcement, disasters, criminology, immigration, sociological theory, race/ethnicity, culture of breast cancer
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$20

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology and Social Work

College of Arts and Sciences
Texas Woman's University

304 Administration Drive
Denton, TX 76201
United States

Dr. Philip Yang

Professor and Graduate Student Advisor

Phone: 940-898-2052
Fax: 940-898-2067
Email: pyang@twu.edu

Dr. Samuel Wheeler

Assistant Director of Admissions

Phone: 940-898-3188
Fax: 940-898-3081
Email: wheelersr@twu.edu


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