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The award
BA

How long you will study
4 years

Domestic course fees
USD 6330 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
find out

International course fees
USD 14000 per year

All study options

About Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The major in Sociology will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of sociological theories and methodologies, as well as the research and analytical skills they need to work in and contribute to today's globally interconnected world. The major focuses on the globalized nature of our society and the intensification of inequalities and related demands for social justice. It harnesses the discipline of sociology's ability to put such social problems in their societal context for the purposes of understanding them and contributing to their resolution. Sociology at John Jay builds students' knowledge of theoretical explanations of the relationship between people and their society, fosters the skills necessary to research, analyze, and communicate information about social problems, and cultivates values of empathy and understanding towards diverse groups and unequal conditions. The major also prepares those students interested in additional study for graduate programs (MA or Ph.D.) in Sociology, the growing fields of Global Studies, Urban Planning, Urban Studies, other associated social science disciplines, and law school.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBAHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 years
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesUSD 6330 per yearInternational course feesUSD 14000 per year

Entry requirements

  • All secondary education transcripts and official translations (if applicable)
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • 61 IBT or 6.0 on IELTS

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