how to apply

  1. Apply to the Sociology MA Program through the FAU Graduate College here
  2. Send the following materials to the Department of Sociology via email to                           
  • Statement of Purpose and Writing Sample
  • The names of two FAU sociology faculty members if you are an FAU sociology major or have two letters of recommendation sent via email
  • Notify us if you wish to be considered for a Graduate Teaching Assistantship award

Application Deadlines

Fall Admission: March 1st 

Spring Admission: November 1st 

Note: Applicants who apply after March 1 (for Fall admission) or after November 1 (for Spring admission) may be admitted to the graduate program but may be too late to be considered for an assistantship award.