• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Windham, CT, United States
Sociologists investigate how people interact and behave within the structure of groups, organizations and societies. The subject of Sociology at Eastern Connecticut State University ranges from the intimate family to the hostile mob; from the division of race, gender and social class to the shared beliefs of a common culture; and from the sociology of work to the sociology of sports.
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Why Study Sociology at Eastern Connecticut State University?

Practicum and internship courses complement classroom instruction in the Sociology major and give students an opportunity to gain experience in one or more field placement settings. Sociology majors graduate ready for employment in community, business and organizational settings or for graduate level study in sociology, social work, law and other career fields. A Sociology minor is also available to other majors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits

    You must carry a minimum of 12 credits per semester to be considered a full-time student. 

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Sociological Theory
  • Methods of Social Research
  • Statistics for Social Research
  • Senior Seminar

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the english language.

Find english courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Earned an average GPA of 3.3 (4.0 scale)
  • The middle 50 percent of admitted students scored:
    • Between 1020-1190 on the combined Reading/Writing and Math sections of the New SAT
    • Between 19-24 composite on the ACT
  • Ranked in the top half of their high school class
  • Demonstrated academic success in a solid schedule of college preparatory courses in high school

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23608 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11804 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    10918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5459 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5459 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Students from the New England states (NERSP): $ 6,559/ semester.

Living costs for Windham

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


The mission of Eastern’s Financial Aid Office is to provide all current and prospective Eastern students with the necessary financial aid information, guidance, and timely monetary assistance to support them in their pursuit of a college education.

The Financial Aid Office at Eastern Connecticut State University assists students and parents who might not otherwise be able to afford the student’s educational expenses.

International students who are admitted to Eastern Connecticut State University are automatically considered for a merit-based scholarship that ranged from $6,000-$9,000 per year.

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.


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