Master’s Degree Completion

  • Early in the semester or summer in which a student intends to complete the Master’s degree, he/she needs to prepare a final version of the thesis and plan for the oral exam.
  • General Graduate School Master’s Degree Guidelines
  • Sociology Master’s Degree Requirements Checklist
  • Information about formatting and depositing the thesis is available on this link (scroll down the page):  “Guide to Preparing Your Master’s Thesis.”  The Sociology and Community & Environmental Sociology departments have no specific bibliography requirements, only a broad one:  Students must choose a generally accepted academic journal style (such as the one used in ASR) and use it consistently.
  • Graduate School Degree and Dissertator Eligibility Deadlines