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Sociology College of Arts & Sciences

Degrees or Certificates Offered:
Delivery Method:
On-Campus Only
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Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Domestic Students June 15th November 15th * * *
International Students June 1th November 15th * * *

*Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

See ECU Department of Sociology’s Graduate Student Handbook at

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:

Completed application form, Application fee, Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended, GRE or MAT scores (at or above 30th percentile, or average of 30th percentile for GRE verbal and quantitative), Statement of Purpose, Resume and 2 Letters of Recommendation. Individuals who do not meet ECU grad school minimum requirements for admission may be eligible to seek admission through the professional admissions policy upon recommendation of the graduate program director. March 1 deadline for applicants who want to be considered for graduate assistantships.


Preparation for Doctoral Studies/Thesis, Applied Social Research Practicum, Community College Teaching Practicum, Non-thesis Community College Teaching, Non-thesis Extended Coursework.

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Susan Pearce
Mailing Address:
Department of Sociology, East Carolina University, A-416 Brewster Building, 10th St., Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Departmental Web Site: