34
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Southern California / Department of Sociology is located in Los Angeles, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 6

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
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

98
Applied
7
Accepted
3
Enrolled
7%

Applying

85
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
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

34
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.65%
Black or African American 2.94%
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.94%
Asian 8.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 20.59%

Gender

Male (44%)
Female (55%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time (22)
Part-time (2)
Male (13)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Family, immigration, gender, culture, race
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA  90089
United States
Contact Dr. Tim Biblarz
Chair
Email: biblarz@dornsife.usc.edu
Phone: 213-740-3574
Fax: 213-740-3535