Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences University of Memphis

Department of Sociology College of Arts and Sciences University of Memphis

Memphis, TN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
62%
38%
student ratio
16
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
71%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

71% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 7
    • Accepted 5
    • Acceptance Rate 71
    • Enrolled 1
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 12 undergraduate hours in sociology
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Full-time Percentage81%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American33%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGlobalization, medical, inequality, religion, urban
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Memphis

Memphis, TN 38152
United States

Dr. Martin Levin

Chair

Phone: 901-678-2611
Fax: 901-678-2525

Dr. Larry Petersen

Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 901-678-3341
Fax: 901-678-2525
Email: lpetersn@memphis.edu


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