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University of Delaware

Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Newark, DE

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University of Delaware

Overview

University of Delaware / Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice is located in Newark, DE, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Sociology
Master of Arts (MA) Criminology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Sociology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Criminology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

83
Applied
36
Accepted
14
Enrolled
43%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.93%
Black or African American 10.71%
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.79%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time - 23
Part-time - 1
Male (11)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Sex and gender, criminology/deviance, theory, methods, collective behavior
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,540,000

Location & Contact

Address 210 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716
United States
Contact Dr. Ronet D. Bachman
Phone: 302-831-2000