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Sociology at Lander University

If you are interested in studying sociology, you may want to check out the program at Lander University. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

Lander University is located in Greenwood, South Carolina and has a total student population of 3,226. Of the 514 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Lander University in 2019, 16 of them were sociology majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Sociology section at the bottom of this page.

Lander University Sociology Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology

Lander University Sociology Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the sociology progam at Lander University compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The sociology major at Lander University is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Sociology. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Sociology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 139
Best Value Sociology Schools 149
Most Focused Sociology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 153
Most Focused Sociology Schools 176
Best Sociology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 321
Best Sociology Schools 325
Most Popular Sociology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 431
Most Popular Sociology Schools 535

Earnings of Lander University Sociology Graduates

The median salary of sociology students who receive their bachelor's degree at Lander University is $30,500. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 3% higher than the national average of $29,700 for all sociology bachelor's degree recipients.

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Sociology Student Demographics at Lander University

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the sociology majors at Lander University.

Lander University Sociology Bachelor’s Program

75% Women
69% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 16 students who graduated with a bachelor’s in sociology from Lander University in 2019, 25% were men and 75% were women.

Lander University Gender Breakdown of Sociology Bachelor's Degree Grads

Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 13% more racial-ethnic minorities in its sociology bachelor's program than the national average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lander University with a bachelor's in sociology.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Sociology Majors at Lander University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 5
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Lander University also has a doctoral program available in sociology. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Sociology Grads May Go Into

A degree in sociology can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for SC, the home state for Lander University.

Occupation Jobs in SC Average Salary in SC
Managers 1,760 $100,890
Sociology Professors 240 $65,010

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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