Sociology, PhD

Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Field of Study: Sociology


Program Overview

The Department of Sociology offers graduate training leading to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree. The doctoral program includes four areas of concentration: Sociology of Age and the Life Course, Medical Sociology, Social Inequality, and Research Methods. Doctoral students may petition for a Master of Arts degree once they fulfill the requirements outlined below.

Graduate Policies

For graduate policies and procedures, please review the School of Graduate Studies section of the General Bulletin.