27
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Florida / Department of Sociology and Criminology and Law is located in Gainesville, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
Master of Arts (MA) Sociology Sociology
Master of Arts (MA) Sociology Tropical conservation and development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Criminology, law, and society
Master of Arts (MA) Criminology, law, and society
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Sociology Sociology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Sociology Women's and gender studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Sociology Tropical conservation and development

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 7

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 Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

50
Applied
9
Accepted
3
Enrolled
18%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline June 1st June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15

Student Body

27
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

22
Total faculty
Male (11)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Law 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

Address PO Box 117330
Gainesville, FL  32611
United States
Contact Richard Hollinger PhD
Professor and Chair
Email: rhollin@ufl.edu
Phone: 352-392-0265
Fax: 352-392-6568