Baylor's Department of Sociology, encourages an open and collegial atmosphere among faculty and doctoral candidates. We prepare our doctoral students for a successful career in academic, government, non-profit and for-profit sectors.
The Department of Sociology Doctor of Philosophy degree focuses on three areas of concentration:
- Community Analytics
- Health and Society
- Sociology of Religion
Students are admitted directly into the Ph.D. program and earn an M.A. degree in the process of completing the program. We do not admit students seeking a terminal M.A. degree.