The graduate program is designed for students who wish to obtain the Ph.D. in preparation for professional careers in teaching and research.
The department typically admits six to eight new graduate students each year. Admission is granted for fall term only except under unusual circumstances.
Current Graduate Students
List of our current graduate students.
Basic Program Contents
The series of courses dealing with sociological theory and methods are the core of the program.
Requirements for Students with a BA
Detailed graduation requirements for students admitted to the graduate program with a bachelor's degree.
Requirements for Students with an MA
Detailed graduation requirements for students admitted to the graduate program with a master's degree.
Advising for Graduate Students
Each graduate student will have a faculty advisor to assist in the planning and completion of a program of study tailored to the student's needs.
Important Graduate School regulations about obtaining a higher degree at the University of Oregon.
The department attempts to provide all eligible graduate students with financial awards for at least part of the time in which they enroll.
Information for International Students
Application and admissions information for international applicants.
How to Apply
Instructions and materials for completing the application.