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The University of Kansas

Department of Sociology

Lawrence, KS

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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Sociology is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
14
Accepted
9
Enrolled
58%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Current resume, statement of academic interests and professional goals, writing sample of academic work, three recommendation letters, official transcripts

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

38
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Culture, demography, environment, gender and sexuality, globalization, immigration and migration, life course, aging and family, medicine and health, political sociology, race and ethnicity, religion, social inequality and stratification, social theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 716 Fraser Hall
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS  66045
United States
Contact Kelly H. Chong
Director
Email: socdept@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-4111
Fax: 785-864-5280