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Stony Brook University, State University of New York

Overview

Stony Brook University, State University of New York / Department of Sociology is located in Stony Brook, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Comprehensive exam or professional papers, field exam, teaching practicum

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

34
Applied
11
Accepted
5
Enrolled
32%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90

Student Body

46
Total Graduate Students
30%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.35%
Black or African American 4.35%
White or Caucasian 39%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.87%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 8.7%
Unknown 2.17%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 18
Part-time - 1
Male (10)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Adolescents, disability studies, globalization, sociology, sociology of sex and gender
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
86,903

Location & Contact

Address Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY  11794
United States
Contact Dr. Kathleen M Fallon
Chair
Email: Kathleen.Fallon@stonybrook.edu
Phone: 631-632-7581

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