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Degree

Master of Arts in Sociology - Gender and Women's Studies

master

Degree

Master of Arts in Sociology - Gender and Women's Studies

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $27,011 CAD

  • Application fee

    $126 CAD

  • Duration

    1 year

  • PGWP

    1 year

  • Min GPA

    3.3 out of 4

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 07-January-2022 2022-01-07
Fall-September 07-January-2023 2023-01-07

Overview

Master of Arts in Sociology - Gender and Women's Studies

An MA in sociology from McGill is also well-regarded among the world’s top universities and serves as an excellent launching off point for students intending to pursue doctoral studies. 

This interdisciplinary program is for students who meet the degree requirements in Sociology and who wish to earn 6 credits of approved coursework focusing on gender and women’s studies and issues in feminist research and methods. 

The student’s research paper must be on a topic centrally relating to issues of gender and/or women’s studies. 

The program is designed to be completed within 12 months.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$33,670

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $6,912
Accommodation 1 bed room $6,659
Tuition 1 person $27,011

Hourly wage

Min wage

14.25 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency (If Applicable)
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Resume/Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Personal Statement
  • Writing Sample
  • GRE (required for applicants who have not received a degree from a Canadian university)

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
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TOEFL

86
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Academic background and requirement

  • A bachelor's degree in Sociology or in another relevant social science.
  • CGPA of 3.3 or better out of a possible 4.0.
  • Many students entering the MA program have already taken the equivalent of one or more of the following required undergraduate level courses: Sociological Perspectives; Sociological Inquiry; Classical Sociological Theory; Statistics in Social Research.
  • GRE scores in the 80th percentile or better

Career opportunities

  • Administrator of a human services department
  • Advocate for victims of domestic violence and hate crimes
  • Associate director of a human rights organization
  • Communications consultant
  • Congressional aide
  • Coordinator of a women’s health clinic
  • Director of social service agency
  • Journalist
  • Librarian
  • Writer
  • Professor
  • Psychologist
  • Public health educator
  • Public relations director
  • Social worker
  • Teacher

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