Learn skills to get an edge in today's tough job market with the

M.A. Degree in Applied Sociology

and/or a certificate in

Assessment and Evaluation Research Skills

“I heartily endorse this program. It’s really impressive.”
            – Stephen Collesano, Senior Vice President, Global Research at ACE Group

“This is a well-thought-through and well-organized program.”
              – Beatrice Anzur, Vice President, Human Resource Development,
                 Barnabas Health

"I'm glad to see that the program was carefully crafted. The core courses are perfect.”
             – Catherine Correa, Director of Ryan White Title 1 Program/Divison,
                Department of Human Services, City of Paterson

On average, young adults (25-34) with a master’s degree earned 24 percent
more in 2013 than those with just a bachelor’s degree!

(Source: National Center for Education Statistics, 2015)

Graduate Student Roster

Read what current grad students are saying

 See our graduate course offerings for Summer and Fall 2016

Watch videos of professors talking about this program:

Getting Started and Why You Should (Prof. V. Parrillo)
The Value of Internships (Prof. K. Park)
The Cutting Edge of GIS Mapping (Prof. S. Ranjan)
Gaining Valuable Skills (Prof. J. Mahon)

Certificate, Internship, Thesis Forms

Helpful Outside Links

 For further information: Contact the Graduate Director, Dr. Vincent N. Parrillo,

at or call 973-720-3881.

Ready to apply now? Go to online application forms.