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Sociology, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Sociology seeks to understand all aspects of human social behavior, including the behavior of individuals and the social dynamics of small groups, institutions and societies. The Sociology program is offered by Doane University.

About

The Sociology program at Doane University places strong emphases on:

  • Service learning, with opportunities in child protective services, policing, and corrections
  • Research - you will be encouraged to develop and present your research and ideas at regional/national undergraduate sociological symposiums

Program Overview

Students in sociology learn about urban and rural life, family patterns and relationships, social class, social movements, crime and the criminal justice system, and contemporary social issues. The Sociology program at Doane University provides an intellectual background for students considering careers in law, medicine, business, consulting, education, or just about any other profession.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Social Research
  • Social Theory
  • Seminar in Sociology
  • Applied Statistics for Social Science
  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Complex Organizations
  • Corrections
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Social Problems

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    75

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

    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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 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).

Admission requirements:
  • Application for Admission
  • Official Transcripts
  • Proof of Financial Responsibility

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    34500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Crete

  • 994 - 1540 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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