Graduate Program Admissions

Graduate Program Admissions


For admission to the Doctoral Program in Sociology, the department requires:

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Score on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose, including academic/research area of interest
  • Resume or Curriculum Vita (resume)
  • Writing sample
  • Transcript(s) from all institutions of higher learning the applicant has attended
  • Completed Application through the Graduate School

Questions? Please email our Graduate Program Director at or our Graduate Program Administrator at

Application Deadline

Applications are due on January 15 and are for fall admittance only. 

Department of Sociology

Tidwell Building
One Bear Place #97326
Waco, TX 76798-7326

(254) 710-1165