Department of Sociology
MA in Applied Sociology


2918 grads
Congratulations to M.A. degree recipients Aquilla Applewhite, Kathryn Greene, June Zieder, Billy Haggis, and Gordon MacCrae.

Get an edge in the job market with the

M.A. Degree in Applied Sociology

and/or a certificate in

Assessment and Evaluation Research Skills

For more information about the program, email the Graduate Director, Dr. Vincent Parrillo at or call 973-720-3881.

Apply to the program now using these online application forms.

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

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

"The program was carefully crafted. The core courses are perfect.”
– Catherine Correa, Director of Ryan White Title 1 Program, Dept of Human Services, City of Paterson