About the Program
The Doctor of Philosophy degree is awarded upon the completion of all requirements of the Sociology program of the Case Western Reserve University and the departmental requirements.
Many sociology majors participate in field-based learning experiences in course work and also through their involvement in faculty research projects. We encourage interaction between students and faculty by offering many opportunities for individualized study and research. Our department has a long history of innovation and international leadership in research, combined with a friendly, student-centered culture, for both graduate and undergraduate students.
Especially with globalization and the increasing diversity of our society, many employers look favorably on the breadth of knowledge and perspective provided by majoring in sociology. For the same reasons, graduate programs in many fields, including medicine and law, also consider a background in sociology to be a strength. Graduates of our program are working in positions in research institutions, medicine, private industry, and the public sector.
- Development of Sociological Theory
- Contemporary Sociological Theory
- Logic of Social Inquiry
- Social Statistics
- Medical Sociology
- Social Inequality
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesAnthropology Gender & Sexuality Studies Sociology View 16 other PhDs in Anthropology in United States
- Statement of Objectives
- Academic Transcripts
- Documents in languages other than English must be accompanied by certified translations in English
- 3 Letters of Recommendation
- Application Fee: A non refundable application fee of $50 is required for each application submitted
- Applicants must have a good academic record
- Applicants will be expected to meet all of the undergraduate prerequisites for the proposed field of graduate study
- Official GRE Scores
- Current CV
- Writing Sample(s)
International65901 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1997 USD per credit during 24 months.
National65901 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1997 USD per credit during 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 9 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.