Program Requirements

General Program Requirements:
Number of Credits Required Beyond the Baccalaureate: 31

Required Courses:

Social Theory Course
SOC 8111Classical Social Theory3
or SOC 9111 Contemporary Sociological Theory
Methods of Inquiry Courses
SOC 8011Logic of Inquiry3
SOC 8211Inferential and Multivariate Statistics4
SOC 8221Qualitative Methods3
SOC 9211Graduate Data Analysis3
SOC 9241Qualitative Data Analysis3
Electives 112
Total Credit Hours31

Culminating Events: This program has no culminating events beyond successful completion of coursework. The master’s degree in Sociology is awarded to any candidate who earns a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better in the master’s degree curriculum. Apply for graduation in Self Service Banner by accessing TUportal. Note the deadline for submitting the graduation application on the Graduate School's calendar, found at http://bulletin.temple.edu/graduate/academic-calendar/.