Are you interested in research or data analysis? Would you enjoy working for a state agency, non-profit organization, or institution of higher education? Are you considering earning a PhD or a professional degree but are worried about getting lost in the competitive environment of a large program? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then come and learn more about how a master’s degree in sociology from Ball State University can help you reach your goals. Our program is small enough to cater to your needs yet rigorous enough to provide skills that ensure successful job placements.

The MA in Sociology at Ball State is designed to prepare students for careers using analytical and research skills or for further education in PhD and professional programs. We emphasize research methods, research experience, and analytical skills—skills that enable our MA graduates to find employment in government, nonprofit, and corporate organizations. In addition, the strong training students receive in theory, research methods, and statistics provides them with excellent preparation to pursue a doctoral degree in sociology. So, whether you are looking to go straight into the job market after earning your MA or looking to go on for PhD, JD, or MD studies, our program will make you competitive in both arenas.

Register now for an information session on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Eastern).

This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in sociology is a good fit for you and your overall career plan. During the session we will discuss program requirements, show you our facilities, and answer your questions. Meal cards will also be provided so you can have dinner with several current graduate students.

By attending this session, we will waive half of the cost of the $60 Ball State University Graduate School application fee. Once registered, you will receive more details about this offer.

Register today at the "Register Here" link above! We hope to see you soon.