19
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Utah / Department of Sociology is located in Salt Lake City, UT, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Statistics (M Stat)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

25
Applied
10
Accepted
6
Enrolled
40%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

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

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
21%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
78%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American 5.26%
White or Caucasian 57%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 10.53%

Gender

Male (10%)
Female (89%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time (16)
Part-time (5)
Male (10)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Comparative international sociology, population studies, health disparities, environment, gender
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
9,900

Location & Contact

Address 201 Presidents Circle
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-1107
United States
Contact Dr. Ming Wen
Chair
Email: ming.wen@soc.utah.edu
Phone: 801-581-6153
Fax: 801-585-3784