MA in Sociology

Master of Arts in Sociology Degree

Our department dedicates itself to providing a flexible program of study for working and family-oriented students. We’ve designed our master of arts in sociology (MA) program to train you in theory, methods and statistics for the analysis of social phenomena within a professional setting.

Through online-only, face-to-face, or a hybrid format of classes, you will be prepared for a variety of careers in sociology and social services, as well as for future graduate studies.

Career Outlook

Degree Details

Apply Today

  1. Submit a TWU Graduate Student Application.
  2. Submit a personal statement (2-3 pages) of interest and two (2) letters of recommendation to: 

    Philip Q. Yang, PhD
    Graduate Program Director
    PO Box 425887
    Denton, TX 76204

  3. Admission to our sociology master's program requires a bachelor's degree in sociology or its equivalent. Students without a bachelor's degree in sociology will be considered if the admission committee believes that the student shows academic promise.
  4. A GPA of 3.0 or higher on the last 60 hours of undergraduate work and on all graduate work also is required.

Contact Us

For more information about our sociology master's program, please contact:

Philip Q. Yang, PhD
Graduate Program Director
CFO 303
940-898-2054
pyang@twu.edu