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University of Alberta

Department of Sociology

Edmonton, AB

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Overview

University of Alberta / Department of Sociology is located in Edmonton, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Sociology
Master of Arts (MA) Criminal justice
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Demography
Master of Arts (MA) Demography
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Sociology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 11

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 Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

77
Applied
26
Accepted
34%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

83
Total Graduate Students
39%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
60%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (34%)
Female (65%)

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time - 30
Part-time - 8
Male (30)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Criminology, knowledge and culture, methods and theory, population studies, stratification
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Edmonton, AB  T6G 2E1
Canada
Contact Dr. W. A. Johnston
Graduate Coordinator
Phone: 780-492-5236
Fax: 403-492-7196

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