95
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Chicago / Department of Sociology is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
2 field exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

169
Applied
32
Accepted
14
Enrolled
19%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, transcripts, resume or curriculum vitae, writing sample (dependent on department)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

95
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.53%
Black or African American 6.32%
White or Caucasian 30%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.21%
Unknown 5.26%

Gender

Male (53%)
Female (46%)

Location & Contact

Address 1126 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Karin Knorr Cetina
Chair
Email: knorr@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-834-3312