College of Arts & Sciences

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Campus (Face to Face)

Program Website:

GRE (or other entrance exam) Not Required!

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Colin Campbell

Mailing Address:
Department of Sociology, East Carolina University, A-416 Brewster Building, 10th St., Greenville, NC 27858-4353

(252) 328-6071

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority ** ** ** ** **
Graduate School August 1st December 15th * * *

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

See ECU Department of Sociology’s Graduate Student Handbook at

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:
  • Completed application form
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • 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.

Current ECU Honors College students may be eligible for priority admission to this graduate program. Current ECU Honors College students should inquire with the Graduate Program Director for this program as well as their Honors College advisor for more information and eligibility requirements.


Preparation for Doctoral Studies/Thesis

Applied Social Research Practicum

Community College Teaching Practicum

Non-thesis Community College Teaching

Non-thesis Extended Coursework