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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Department of Sociology

San Antonio, TX

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The University of Texas at San Antonio

Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio / Department of Sociology is located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (waived if GPA 3.5 or above)
Comp Exam Required
Internship or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9
Applied
9
Accepted
5
Enrolled
100%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th March 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (waived if GPA 3.5 or above)
Master's Degree Requirements BA/BS with 18 credit hours in field of study or other appropriate field of study; official transcripts; statement of purpose; academic writing sample; 3 letters of recommendation; minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 32.14%
Black or African American 10.71%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 10.71%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 1
Male (8)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Border studies, Latino studies, race and ethnicity, cultural media, communications studies, family and child development, health and illness, religion
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,059,056

Location & Contact

Address One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX  78249-0617
United States
Contact Dr. Xiaohe Xu
Chair
Email: xiaohe.xu@utsa.edu
Phone: 210-458-4620

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