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
71%
29%
student ratio
94
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
33%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 17
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

33% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 80
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 33
    • Enrolled 14
  • 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 Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American17%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty28
    • Full-time Percentage68%
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

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 yearNot Reported

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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