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Sociology and Anthropology at a Glance (2009-2010) 

As of 2006, Sociology and Anthropology no longer has a Ph.D. program.

TIME TO COMPLETION:
Students graduating in Academic Year 2004 through Academic year 2010

Total Graduates Mean Median
15 7.8 7.7

Ph.D. Graduates beginning at the bachelor level (with Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
0 0 1 1 5
0% 0% 14% 14% 71%
 
Ph.D. Graduates beginning with advanced degree (with non-Fordham masters)
<5 years 5 years 6 years 7 years > 7 years
0 3 1 1 4
0% 33% 11% 11% 44%


PROGRAM COSTS:
Over the past 3 years students earned an average of 8 credits per term, while in coursework.  Visit our Tuition and Fees page to view the current tuition fees.



FINANCIAL AID:
In academic year 2009 - 2010, 24 students were enrolled in the sociology and anthropology program.  

In the sociology and anthropology program, 12 (50%) students had stipends, including:

  • 2 (17%) distinguished fellowships
  • 5 (42%) graduate assistantships
  • 3 (25%) teaching associates
  • 2 (17%) teaching fellows
  • 0 (0%) external funding
In the sociology and anthropology program, 12 (50%) students had scholarships, including:

  • 5(17%) distinguished fellowships
  • 5 (42%) graduate assistantships
  • 3 (25%) teaching associates
  • 2 (17%) teaching fellows
  • 0 (0%) external funding 
  • 0 (0%) tuition scholarships

Visit the following websites regarding financial aid information:
Financial Aid 
Distinguished Fellowships



ATTRITION DATA:
Year of 
Enrollment
# Enrolled # Graduated with Doctorate # Still currently enrolled # No longer enrolled
2004  2  1  1  0
2005  1  1  0  0
2006  4  2  2  0
2007  1  1  0  0
2008  2  0  2  0
2009  2  0  2  0
2010  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a





TIME TO COMPLETION:

Since 2001, Fordham’s Sociology and Anthropology program has had:

  • 39 masters only graduates, with a median registered time to degree of 1.7 years
  • 8 students earned a master’s degree en route to a doctorate, with a median registered time to degree of 1.7 years
  • 10 students earned a doctorate with a non-Fordham master’s, with a median registered time to degree of 7.1 years
  • 7 students earned a doctorate with a Fordham master’s, with a median registered time to degree of 8.4 years for both degrees. 


INCOMING STUDENTS:

Of 14 applicants for Fall 2009, 4 (36%) made up the entering cohort.

  • 4 (100%) M.A. students

The entering cohort had GRE score (2007 - 2009) ranges of:

  • Verbal: 560-610
  • Quantitative: 560-720
  • Analytical Writing: 4-5

The average Bachelor’s GPA for incoming students:

  • 3.75

 

 

DEGREES AWARDED:

In academic year 2009 - 2010, Fordham awarded 2 degrees in sociology and anthropology.
 
1 (%) Ph.D.
1 (%) M.A.


 
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