Department of Sociology Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Department of Sociology Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
72%
28%
student ratio
39
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
15%
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 9
    • 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? 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

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 138
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 8
  • 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 January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 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 submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCriminology; cultural sociology; gender, race, and ethics relations; deviant behavior and social control
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology

Graduate School
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN 37240-1001
United States

Dr. Mariano Sana

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 615-322-4004
Fax: 615-322-7505
Email: mariano.sana@vanderbilt.edu

Linda Willingham

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 615-322-7500
Fax: 615-322-7505
Email: linda.willingham@vanderbilt.edu


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