Graduate School Guides
If you're already set on pursuing graduate school in sociology, here are some resource to help you decide where to apply and which schools have the programs fit for you.
Considering Graduate School in Sociology?
Before you take the plunge into the application process, make sure that you know whether graduate school is the right choice for you right now. If you are considering graduate school at all, read through some of these articles to get a feel for the commitment level, kind of work you'll be doing, the application process, and the future prospects that graduate level work in sociology entails.
A special thanks to the UCLA Placement and Career Planning Center with whose permission the following articles were reprinted.
You might also want to take a look at our comprehensive index of sociology department programs at universities across the United States to browse through specific sociology departments at various schools.
Is Graduate School Right for You?
Finding the Right Program
The Application Process
- The Application Process
- The Personal Essay
- Faculty Recommendations
- It's Just a Test
- Graduate School Tests: The Preparation Options