Admission and Application Forms
You must complete two application forms: one to be admitted to the Sociology Graduate Program and one to be admitted to the Graduate School at the University of Missouri.
To obtain an application for both the MU Graduate School and the Sociology department click on the links below.
Please see http://sociology.missouri.edu/graduate/requirements.shtml for a statement of the preparatory study that is required for admission.
You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader to access the sociology application. The university and sociology applications need to be printed, filled out and sent to the appropriate address. The Sociology application should be sent to the address below. Remember that both applications need to be filled out in order for the process to be complete.
The application for admission and financial support consideration deadlines are both January 15
For more information consult the Graduate Catalog or contact Mary Oakes, the Sociology Graduate Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
312 Middlebush Hall
Department of Sociology
Columbia, MO 65211-6100
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The University of Missouri-Columbia complies with the guidelines set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and need assistance with this or any portion of the application process, notify us at the address or telephone number below as soon as possible. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate your special needs. To contact our department, write Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator for the Department of Sociology, 312 Middlebush Hall, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211-6100, (573) 882-8331. You may also contact Disability Services in the MU Access Office, A048 Brady Commons, (573) 228-4696.