College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sociology MA

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Graduate students will demonstrate, through application to real world problems, their grasp of sociological theory.
  • Graduate students will demonstrate in-depth knowledge in a specific domain of sociological research specialization (e.g. gender, race/ethnicity, education, inequality, political sociology, etc.).
  • Graduate students will apply core concepts in an area of research specialization through the interpretation of sociological data, using such concepts.
  • Graduate students will either design and implement a qualitative or quantitative research program, with data generation or data analysis, and the writing-up of research findings, or assess design options in the comprehensive exam.


*Retrieved from AMS February 16, 2024. For the most up-to-date information, please contact the program.