Degree Requirements

  1. Students must complete an application for graduation one semester prior to their expected graduation date.

  2. Students must have a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA). No grade below a “C” will be credited toward the degree.

  3. To receive a Master of Science degree with a major in sociology, students must successfully complete the core requirements and develop competence in an area of sociological practice.

  4. Students must pass a written comprehensive examination.

  5. Students must fulfill the application of knowledge requirement, which is achieved by successfully completing six credit hours of SOCI 7800 Sociological Practice.