Program Code:     SOCY
Degree: M.A. and Ph.D.*
School:  Behavioral/Social Sciences
   
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose
  Transcript(s)
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
   
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3)
  Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (Ph.D. only)
  CV/Resume
  Supplemental Application (Ph.D. only)
  Writing Sample (Ph.D. only)**
   
 Financial Support: Fellowships in Support of Diversity and Inclusion (Ph.D. only) (optional)***
   
Application Deadlines: January 4 (Fall domestic/international) (Ph.D.)
  June 15 (Fall domestic) (M.A.)*
  March 15 (Fall international) (M.A.)*
  November 15 (Spring domestic) (M.A.)*
  September 29 (Spring international) (M.A.)*
   
Contact Program: www.socy.umd.edu/graduate/info-prospective-students

*Please note:  The Master's program is for current University of Maryland undergradutes only.  Any UMD applicant needs to have SAT scores of verbal plus math scores totaling at least 1270. In addition, he/she subject to an academic audit by the Academic/Departmental Advisor.

**Writing sample is limited to 35 pages with references, tables and figures.

***If you're interested in applying for the Fellowships in Support of Diversity and Inclusion in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (2017-18), please be sure to upload your materials under "4. Supplementary Application Two" when submitting your online admissions application.