Graduate Curriculum

M. A. Degree in Applied Sociology

Program of Studies

This program of studies enables graduates to get a competitive edge by learning the applied diagnostic and intercultural communication skills, and gaining important insights into diversity in the workplace and society, that the experts say are what they seek in hiring/promoting employees.

Because these skills and knowledge are of great value in virtually every occupational field, this Master’s program has demonstrated appeal in a variety of professional settings. These include, but are not limited to, departments of human resources or research and planning in banking, corporations, education, government, health care, insurance, marketing, and community and other nonprofit organizations.

For further information, please contact the Graduate Director, Prof. Vincent N. Parrillo at or 973-720-3881.

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