This new interdisciplinary masters degree in Social Responsibility, collaboratively developed by Human Relations, Sociology, American Studies and Women's Studies, addresses a citizen's responsibility to others, to society and to the environment. It provides a solid academic foundation of the theory and practice of social responsibility, historically and contemporarily, within western and non-western cultures. It offers practical skills for involved citizenship at the local, state, national, and global levels within a democratic and culturally diverse context.
Degrees and Plans Offered Master of Science in Social Responsibility: Plan A (Thesis) at 32 credits. Master of Science in Social Responsibility: Plan B (Starred Paper) at 32 credits. Master of Science in Social Responsibility: Plan C (Professional Portfolio) at 36 credits.
International Student Requirements:
In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation stating that the student can cover the cost of graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows:
TOEFL: 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17;
Michigan Placement Test: 80;
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 32-36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/538.86 non-resident USD
In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999