42
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

San Diego State University / Department of Sociology is located in San Diego, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

36
Applied
23
Accepted
20
Enrolled
64%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 1st May 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA

Student Body

42
Total Graduate Students
23%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
76%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.43%
Black or African American 2.38%
White or Caucasian 30%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 11.9%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 28.57%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: The homeless and mentally ill, medical data relating to the homeless
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
148,820

Location & Contact

Address 5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA  92182
United States
Contact Phillip T. Gay
Phone: 619-594-5200