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Sociology, B.A.

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  • 48 months
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Overview

Sociologists study topics from welfare to health care reform, from organized religion to cults, from poverty to concentrations of wealth, from war to natural disasters, from aging to population change, from social media to music and film, from deviance to social order, from law to crime, from divisions of race/class/gender to shared cultural meanings. Students may go on to careers in areas such as social services (juvenile justice system, battered women shelters, disaster planning/relief), administrative support (information technology, human resources, employee training), social science researcher and/or analyst, law, education (graduate school, professor), marketing (copy writing, technology or software), and law enforcement.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Admission applications are processed on a continual basis. You can apply to Washburn up until one week prior to the last day to enroll for a given semester.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Introduction to Sociolog
  • American Social Problems
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Sociological Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

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General Requirements

  • Application for admission
  • One-time, $20 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcripts or GED transcripts
  • Official ACT or SAT scores (only required if the student is under 21 years of age)
  • Official college transcripts (if any college credit has been taken)
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      636 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 636 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      281 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 281 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Topeka

    • 900 - 1400 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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