University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies


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School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology
Field of Study:Sociology
Description:Our PhD program in Sociology critically examines the emergence of contemporary global society, analyzing and evaluating its effects on people’s lives. We attend to issues of power, change, and social inequalities, especially as they affect the social and policy environments. Our areas of expertise cover culture and community; migration and population; and crime and justice.

In the department, you will find a welcoming and vibrant group of fellow doctoral researchers committed to the principles of social justice. Our faculty members are renowned for providing attentive, individualized
supervision that reflects our commitment to your professional and scholarly development. You may choose your own advisors from a group of 20 internationally recognized professors known for their research and
commitment to public service.
URL:Sociology at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,265

Cost per year represents tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]

All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
For admission to the PhD program in Sociology, applicants must hold a master’s degree in sociology or a related discipline from a recognized university. Applicants will be assessed with respect to their academic qualifications, achievements, stated research focus, and letters of recommendation.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 30, 2017