The Department of Sociology begins making decisions about graduate assistantships as early as possible in the spring semester for students admitted for the following academic year. Therefore, to ensure full consideration for funding, students should submit their materials to the Division of Graduate Studies by December 1st to ensure that the Department of Sociology receives all the materials on time.

Depending on whether your are a domestic or international applicant, click on the appropriate link directly below to begin the application process.

Application Materials

To complete the application process, a graduate applicant MUST gather necessary application materials prior to applying. To see a list of required materials start an online application, visit the following page:
https://www.kent.edu/admissions/apply/graduate/doctoral

Application Materials

To complete the application process, an international graduate applicant MUST gather necessary application materials prior to applying. To see a list of required materials start an online application, visit the following page:
International Graduate Doctoral Application