M.A. & Ph.D. in Sociology
Welcome, and thank you for visiting our site on the Graduate Program in Sociology at Loyola University Chicago. In the Sociology graduate program, we pride ourselves in providing an intellectually rigorous program of study within a welcoming, supportive, and diverse environment.
At this site, you will find information that is helpful to both current and prospective students. I encourage you to read through our website to find out more about the faculty and unique features of our graduate program, whose alumni can be found in research and teaching institutions throughout the U.S. and abroad. To request information, please contact The Graduate School.
The deadline for submitting graduate student applications to the Graduate School for the PhD program is February 1st. MA student applicants can apply to the Graduate School until June 1st. Graduate School Admissions link. If you have any further questions, please contact me directly.
About the Program
- Features and Advantages
- Research Interests
- Degrees Offered
- Advising and Job Placement
- Recent PhD Job Placement
Applying to the Program
- Dr. Talmadge Wright, Graduate Program Director
Graduate Student Research Information
- Special Fields Exam #1 Form (pdf)
- Special Fields Exam #2 Form (pdf)
- Graduate Student Course Approval (pdf)
- General Graduate Forms
Graduate Student Resources
- Graduate Association of Sociologists (G.A.S.)
- Fall 2014 Graduate Handbook
- Recent Ph.D. Job Placement
Graduate Student Spotlight
Dr. Kelly Moore and Gwendolyn Purifoye at the President's Ball in November 2013. Gwendolyn was awarded the President's Medallion.