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Sociology of Education

This program will give you a strong disciplinary grounding that allows you to approach education questions with a sociological lens. You will train in qualitative and quantitative sociological research methods, sociological theory, and the sociology of education. Faculty research and core courses primarily focus on US education, urban education, higher education, and US educational equity issues.

Master of Arts
Sociology of Education

Get strong analytical and methodological training in a sociological approach to education-related questions and problems.

Application Extended: Still Accepting Applications


Doctor of Philosophy
Sociology of Education

Analyze educational problems and issues using research methods of sociology.

Sociology of Education Professor Lisa Stulberg


Mercy Agyepong

Assistant Professor of Sociology of Education

L'Heureux Lewis-Mccoy

Associate Professor of Sociology of Education

Lisa M. Stulberg

Associate Professor of Sociology of Education

Affiliated Faculty

Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng (程華宇)

Vice Dean for Research and Equity; Associate Professor of International Education

Rachel Fish

Associate Professor of Special Education

David Kirkland

Professor of English and Urban Education

Collaborative FAS Faculty

Mary Beth Hunzaker

Associate Professor of Sociology

Ann Morning

Associate Professor of Sociology