Division of the Social Sciences
The University of Chicago does not have minimum GPA or GRE scores.
If after reading the worksheet applicant are still unable to convert to a 4.0 scale, simply leave this GPA section in the application blank.
All applicants are required to submit valid GRE score reports from the last five years regardless of previous degrees, education, or professional background.
To be considered for admission, a complete application, including all supporting material , must be submitted to Caltech no later than December 15.
PhD in Social Behavioral Sciences
Health, Behavior and Society requires that all applicants to the doctoral program submit the scores from the GRE exam.
The policy of the Educational Testing Service is to maintain GRE scores for a five-year period only.
The university look very closely at test scores because Johns Hopkins University has found that strong GRE scores are a good predictor of successful completion of the doctoral coursework and thesis research.
Rice UniversityRanked 19 in Best National University.
Rice University requires all applicants to provide GRE General Test scores.
UCLA Master of Social Science
The GRE must be taken no than 5 years prior to the intended quarter of entry. Applicant should send their GRE scores directly from the Educational Testing Service
MaSS students are enrolled full-time, and must earn a grade of B or better in all core courses, and maintain a minimum of 3.0 GPA overall.
MS in Applied Statistics for Social Science Research
Is the GRE required the GRE is required for the M.S. program.
Applicants to the Ph.D. program must submit a GRE score report to be considered for admission to GPS.
Prospective Graduate Students
The admissions committee considers a variety of factors in deciding whom to admit: including, but not limited to the applicant’s GPA, test scores, letters of recommendation, the writing skills and sociological imagination evident in the applicant’s statement of purpose, and applicant’s fit with the department’s areas of strength and its commitment to diversity.
Standardized test scores such as the GRE, TOEFL. GRE scores must have been taken within the past five years.
GRE scores are required of all applicants. GRE scores remain valid for 5 years following the test date.
The university cannot accept GMAT or MCAT scores in place of the GRE. The university cannot waive the campus GRE requirement for any applicant.
There is no minimum required GRE score for admission into the program.
Master of Education, Integrated Social Studies
Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA in their content prerequisites.
Admission Considerations: all applicants must hold a Bachelor degree prior to the start of classes, minimum GPA of a 3.0, experience working with youth in various group settings.
BSEd in Social Studies Education
Overall minimum GPA of 2.80
If applicant are in the process of completing the required core course work, applicant may be provisionally accepted contingent upon satisfactory completion of the required courses while maintaining the required minimum 2.80 GPA for admission.
Candidates are rank ordered based on a combination of their overall GPA and their responses to the essay.
Anthropology University of Denver
The minimum GPA is a cumulative 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for all graduate coursework undertaken.
The Graduate Record Examination is required.
All transfer applicants should have at least 30 transferable college credit hours completed, including specific coursework and a competitive GPA based on the major applicant are applying for.
Division of Applied Social Sciences
GRE score report
Temple UniversityRanked 121 in Best National University.
Social and Behavioral Sciences, M.P.H. Temple University
Standardized tests considered in lieu of the GRE include DAT, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, OAT, and PCAT.
Computational Social Sciences Graduate Program of Study at The University of Arizona
Minimum accepted Graduate GPA at the University of Arizon 3.5.
The student should have a 3.5 or higher graduate GPA at the University of Arizona.
The GRE General Exam is the only standardized test required for this degree application. Have ETS provide ASU with official GRE scores.
Official Test Scores
Computational Social Science, PhD George Mason University
Applicants should have an degree from a regionally-accredited institution, with a GPA of at least 3.25. Applicants should also submit an official report of scores obtained on the GRE-GEN.
From that point, applicant are required to maintain an overall GPA of at least 3.0.
Bethel College-IndianaRanked 19 in Best Regional College in Midwest.
Behavioral and Social Science
Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0.
School of Social Science, Policy Evaluation
Exceptions: For the programs in Politics Policy and Economics, GRE or GMAT test scores are acceptable.
Students must have a B GPA in courses applied toward the MA degree.
School of Social Behavioral Sciences Resources
Studying for the GRE or the LSAT tests.
Online Alternative Teaching Certification in Social Science
Applicant must have at least a bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.75 GPA from a regionally accredited institution, or a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum 3.00 GPA.
A bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.75 GPA from a regionally accredited institution, or a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum 3.00 GPA.
Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Proof of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher in an program.
Harvard UniversityRanked 2 in Best National University.
Graduate Study Admissions Sociology
The GRE is required of all applicants to the graduate program in Sociology. Per University policy, GRE scores are valid for 5 years from the date of the test.
It is highly recommended that applicants to the PhD program take the GRE no later than mid-November in the year of application.
Applicants are required to take the GRE General Exam.
Yale UniversityRanked 3 in Best National University.
Guidance for International Students
Applicants may self-report a GPA and GPA scale in the Academic History section of the application. Applicants should not convert or recalculate their GPA. Some colleges and universities do not report or compute a GPA a self-reported GPA may be omitted in such cases.
The most recent GRE test score will be considered.
Scores from the Graduate Record Exam General Test are required of all applicants to Stanford doctoral program in Sociology.
There is no cut-off point in terms of GRE or GPA scores. Along with test scores and GPA, the admissions committee will look closely at their statement of purpose, writing sample, transcript, and their letters of recommendation.
The Vanderbilt University does not have a minimum GRE score for admission.
Demography University of California, Berkeley
Graduate Record Examinations : is required for the university Ph.D program. GRE scores are only valid for 5 years.
Emory UniversityRanked 21 in Best National University.
The Emory University consider a number of different factors in combination, including GPA and record, GRE scores, research experience, interests that fit with department strengths, and scholarly potential.
Applying for Admissions Sociology USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and
Criteri Admission to regular graduate status ordinarily requires possession of a bachelor degree, a GPA of at least 3.0, one or courses in statistics and or college algebra, and three letters of recommendation.
Please applicant are no longer required to send additional hard copies of their GRE scores and transcripts to the USC Sociology deparment.
U-M LSA Sociology
There are no strict cut offs for the GPA or GRE scores.
PhD Admission Criteria
Admission considerations include practical experience in social welfare scores on the Graduate Record Examination taken within the past five years letters of reference and competency in written and spoken English.
Graduate Record Examinations verbal, quantitative, and writing scores.
Program Rehabilitation Science College of Public Health and Health Professions University of Florida
The Graduate Record Exam General Test is required for all applicants.
The Rehabilitation Science requires an official copy of GRE exam scores for all applicants. The Educational Testing Service will provide official GRE scores for five years after the test administration date.
Graduate Programs Admissions
The application requirements for the MA programs in Sociology and Criminology include a statement of purpose, three letters of recommendation, full transcripts, scores from the GRE, and a writing sample.
Sociology University of Maryland
Admission to the graduate program is based upon the student’s academic record, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and other information relevant to the applicant’s chances of being successful in the program.