Master’s Program

Students in the Master’s program in Sociology at UBC graduate exceptionally prepared for both employment and further studies.

A broad-based curriculum emphasizing advanced quantitative and qualitative methods affords students the skills they will apply in their original research and beyond.

MA students have the opportunity to specialize in any one or more of the Department’s seven major research streams:

  • Environment, Community and Social Movements
  • Family and Life Course
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Health and Healthcare
  • Knowledge, Culture and Power
  • Race, Ethnicity and Immigration
  • Work, Economy and Globalization