Sociological themes surround us – diversity, globalism, inclusivity, equality, social change, and justice. To explore these real-world issues, the study of sociology and how humans interact with one another is of continuous value. In our increasingly diverse world, this program is ideal if you want to understand how humans interact with one another as well as how individuals react to products, social issues, and organizational change.
Unlock Human Nature
American Military University’s Master of Arts in Sociology will help you develop a reflective understanding of human nature.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a master’s degree in sociology is needed for entry-level jobs in this field.*
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There are few online sociology master’s programs available. As an online program, AMU’s program fills a unique niche.
AMU’s scholar-practitioner faculty will provide one-on-one, discipline-specific advising and mentorship to help you plan your coursework and extracurricular activities. AMU’s online classroom provides an engaging environment for collaboration with faculty and fellow students.
Courses will examine:
The intersection of people and societies with institutions
A uniqueness of the program is your ability to focus your application and knowledge in one of these areas:
Upon successful completion of this graduate degree in sociology, you will be able to demonstrate an advanced knowledge of social science research methods and statistical analysis to examine big data in interdisciplinary contexts and career fields.
Affordable rates, minimal fees, and plenty of help with financial aid. Primary cost displayed is for those students who are eligible for our military tuition grant.
Transfer Your Credits
Your degree may be closer than you think.
Book Grant Savings: Textbooks and ebooks provided at no cost to all undergraduate students and master’s-level students eligible for the military tuition grant.
*To minimize out-of-pocket costs, active-duty servicemembers, their spouse/dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists receive a tuition grant that caps undergraduate, master's degree, and graduate certificate tuition at $250/credit hour. In addition, the University provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks to all undergraduate, doctoral, and military-tuition-grant-eligible master's-level students.
Learn from a nationally recognized leader in online education.
At American Military University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.
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