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UMBC will delay the opening of Campus until 10 a.m on Tuesday, January 26. Tests scheduled from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. will be available between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Admission Requirements

  • Graduate Admissions Application
  • Goal Statement
  • Official Transcript, showing:
    • Conferral of Bachelor’s degree
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Writing Sample
    • From coursework in sociology or a related discipline. Applicants can submit any course paper, thesis or capstone project that best represents their skills in research and writing.
  • Resume
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation

Note: GRE not required