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Sociology

Bellarmine University

48 months
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About

The Sociology program at Bellarmine University emphasizes a combination of rigorous classroom preparation in sociological theory/ research with hands-on experience in the real world. Numerous sociology students have presented scholarly papers at undergraduate research conferences around the mid-west.

Overview

The Sociology program at Bellarmine University embraces a strong social justice philosophy and encourages student activism to bring about a more just and humane world as envisioned by Catholic social teaching.

Graduates of Bellarmine’s sociology program have successful careers in corrections, police work including the F.B.I. and other law enforcement agencies, administrative or research positions in various social agencies, private sector business enterprises such as marketing and sales, and counseling positions for adult and juvenile offenders. Graduates also go on to do graduate work in sociology, social work, and related disciplines or enter law school.

Hands on Experience Opportunities

  • A Police Ride-along: Students ride with a Louisville or Jefferson County police officer for an 8-hour shift. A great way to study crime and law enforcement as well as to get a real experience of a multicultural city.
  • Internships: Internships for three hours credit are offered in numerous criminal justice placements, including Dismas half-way houses, Kentucky State Reformatory, the Kentucky Department of Probation and Parole, the Public Defenders Office, The F.B.I., and the Louisville Police’s Child Abuse and Exploitation unit. 
  • United Way, Dare to Care, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, The Family Place, The Spouse Abuse center, the State Data Center, and numerous other local agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • Theory and Methods in Anthropology
  • The Anthropology of the Supernatural and Sacred
  • Special Topics in Anthropology
  • The Anthropology of Mind and Body
  • Environmental Anthropology
  • Special Topics in Anthropology
  • Introduction to Human Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application through CommonApp or Bellarmine App.
  • Entrance exam (ACT or SAT I) or a request to have your application reviewed as Test Optional.
  • An official transcript and school report from the high school last attended or, for those who have not completed their high school work, a General Educational Development (GED) test score.
  • Recommendation letter from high school counselor or teacher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43070 USD/year
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  • National

    43070 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 43070 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    43070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Newburg

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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