Department of Sociology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Department of Sociology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
41
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
46%
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 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 45
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, bachelor's degree; minimum GPA of 3.0; 15 credit hours in sociology; 1 course each in sociology theory and sociology statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, master's degree in sociology or closely-related field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGender and sexuality; race and ethnicity; culture; family, life course and aging; political and economic sociology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of Kansas

716 Fraser Hall 1415 Jayahwk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

David Smith

Chair

Phone: 785-864-9417
Email: emerald@ku.edu

Corinne Butler

Graduate Secretary

Phone: 785-864-9419
Fax: 785-864-5280
Email: cleg@ku.edu


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