Course requirements for students WITH a M.A. in Sociology from UM:
|SOC 602||Contemporary Sociological Theory||3|
|SOC 612||Sociological Statistics II||3|
|SOC 610||Advanced Research Methods||3|
|or SOC 613||Qualitative Research Methods|
|SOC 615||Class Structure and Social Stratification||3|
|or SOC 616||Social Psychology: Sociological Perspectives|
|SOC 622||Teaching Seminar in Sociology||3|
|Three courses toward a substantive area of concentration.||9|
|Three courses toward a second substantive area of concentration||9|
|Pre-Candidacy Doctoral Dissertation 2|
|Post-Candidacy Doctoral Dissertation|
|Students must pass two written substantive area examinations|
|Students must complete a paper of publishable quality|
|Students must be admitted to candidacy|
|Students must complete a written presentation and oral defense of an acceptable dissertation|
|Total Credit Hours||45|
An M.A. or and M.S. degree is required for admission to this program. The courses taken for the Ph.D. must be different from the courses taken for the M.A. degree.
A maximum of 6 Pre-Candidacy Doctoral Dissertation credit hours may be taken.
With reference of the 45 total credits hours, it is anticipated that three credit hours will have been taken as electives at the M.A. level.
The satisfactory completion of the requirements of the Graduate School as stated in this Bulletin