Sociology at Rider University
Rider is located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and has a total student population of 4,636. Of the 1,010 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Rider University in 2021, 12 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.
Rider Sociology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology
Rider Sociology Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the sociology progam at Rider compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The sociology major at Rider 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.
|Best Sociology Schools||199|
|Most Focused Sociology Bachelor’s Degree Schools||509|
Earnings of Rider Sociology Graduates
The median salary of sociology students who receive their bachelor's degree at Rider is $34,035. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 11% higher than the national average of $30,566 for all sociology bachelor's degree recipients.
Sociology Student Demographics at Rider
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the sociology majors at Rider University.
Rider Sociology Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Rider University with a bachelor's in sociology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
Rider also has a doctoral program available in sociology. In 2021, 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 NJ, the home state for Rider University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NJ||Average Salary in NJ|
*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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Magneticcarpet under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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