MA in Sociology of Education

Admissions and Financial Aid - Master's Program

For detailed information on application requirements and how to apply, see the NYU Steinhardt Graduate Application Guide for your degree of interest: 

The Sociology of Education MA program admits students only for the Fall term each year. The application deadline is February 1. 

Successful applicants for the MA program:
• have a strong record of academic achievement from their undergraduate college or university
• have often completed a minor or major in sociology or a related field (such as economics, history, psychology, gender or ethnic studies, political science, public policy, anthropology, urban studies, American studies, or education)
• demonstrate interest in education issues and the social and political context of schooling through prior study, volunteer activities, or work experience.

If you are a prospective international student, please see the Special Instructions for International Applicants

Steinhardt offers many forms of financial aid for graduate study, including scholarships, loans, and payment plans.