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Sociology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
The sociology department emphasizes the concepts and practice of social justice through an understanding of societies, institutions, organizations, and groups. Courses acquaint students with diverse cultures and social structures, and emphasize the dynamics of power and inequality on local, national, and global levels as they operate through race, ethnicity, class, age, gender, and sexuality.

Overview

The sociology curriculum is intended to provide an understanding of the interactions and workings of societies, their institutions, organizations and groups. Through an introduction to the basic concepts, theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches of the discipline, students are familiarized with the sociological imagination, encouraging a deeper understanding of the relationships between personal experience (one’s own and others’) and the social world. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Sociology. 
  • Global Problems. 
  • Inequality. 
  • Social Problems and Policy. 
  • Media & Society. 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school. four years of English
  • three years of sciences;
  • three years social studies;
  • three years of mathematics; 
  • three years of foreign language;
  • additional years of study in the areas of your greatest interest; and
  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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