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Doctor in Social Sciences Doctorate in Social Sciences

Royal Roads University

Royal Roads University

www.royalroads.ca
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2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, British Columbia, V9B5Y2, Canada

  • Program Type Doctoral
  • Credential Type Degree
  • Length 4 Year(s)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Only
Admission Requirements

Students must have the following:

  • Master’s degree in one of the Social Sciences, or related field, normally required;
  • Evidence of experience related to the degree program. Normally a minimum of 10 years with senior level decision-making authority.
  • A competitive, interdisciplinary, applied research proposal that reflects current research foci in the Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences at Royal Roads University
  • English language skills and competency.

For applicants whose primary language is not English, competency can be demonstrated in one of the following ways

  1. Submission of official English language proficiency scores
  2. Graduation from college or university at which English was the primary language of instruction in an English-speaking country
  3. Completion of a pathway program through the Global Learning and Language Centre (GLLC) at Royal Roads.

Additional information on these options is available on the school website.


Distance Delivery Options

Online with short on-campus residencies, see website for details or email learn.more@royalroads.ca


Transfer(s) Eligibility

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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated February 16, 2021. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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