First Year

Fall Semester

  • Select Temporary Faculty Advisor, in consultation with Graduate Coordinator
  • SOCI 6190: Proseminar in Sociology (required)
  • SOCI 6220 or 6410: Classic/Contemporary Theory (required)
  • SOCI 6620: Analysis & Interpretation of Sociological Data I (required)
  • Elective course
  • Research hours

 

Spring Semester

  • Select Thesis topic and Thesis Advisor dept form required
  • SOCI 6190: Proseminar in Sociology (required)
  • SOCI 6630: Analysis & Interpretation of Sociological Data II (required)
  • SOCI 6600: Research Methods (required)
  • Elective course
  • Research hours

Second Year

Fall Semester

  • Select Thesis Committee (grad school form submitted online)
  • Elective or required course (select two)
  • Research hours

 

Spring Semester

  • M.A. Thesis Defense grad school form required
  • Elective or required course (select two)
  • Research hours

Third Year

Fall Semester

  • Electives

 

Spring Semester

  • Electives