MA Program Requirements

All master’s students are required to take the following three courses as part of their course requirements:

  • SOC 6001H Classical Sociological Theory
  • SOC 6302H Statistics for Sociologists
  • SOC 6712H Qualitative Methods I

In addition to these courses, students have two options for completing the MA program. The first option requires students to take five more half-year courses (eight total). The second option requires students to take three more half-year courses (six total) and write a research paper.

Students must maintain a B average throughout their coursework to be recommended to receive their MA degree.