Department of Sociology and Criminology and Law College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

Department of Sociology and Criminology and Law College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
27
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
18%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sociology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [sociology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [tropical conservation and development]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [women's and gender studies]
      Master of Arts (MA) [sociology]
      Master of Arts (MA) [tropical conservation and development]
    • Criminology, Law, And Society Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

18% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 50
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 18
    • Enrolled 3
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline June 1st June 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Full-time Percentage93%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLaw and society, juvenile justice, criminal investigation procedures, deviance, biosocial criminology, environmental sociology, comparative race and ethnic studies, health and aging, families and gender
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,103,925

Location & Contact

Department of Sociology and Criminology and Law

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 117330
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Richard Hollinger

Professor and Chair

Phone: 352-392-0265
Fax: 352-392-6568
Email: rhollin@ufl.edu

Barbara Zsembik

Associate Professor of Sociology/Graduate Coordinator/Associate Chair

Phone: 352-294-7190
Fax: 352-392-6568
Email: zsembik@soc.ufl.edu

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