General Social Sciences at University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of Pennsylvania has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.
UPenn is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 26,552. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 1 student received a bachelor's degree in social sciences from UPenn.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in General Social Sciences section at the bottom of this page.
UPenn General Social Sciences Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences
UPenn General Social Sciences Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks social sciences programs across the country. The following shows how UPenn performed in these rankings.
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 social sciences major at UPenn is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for General Social Sciences. 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 General Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools||5|
|Most Popular General Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools||199|
|Most Focused General Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools||231|
|Most Focused General Social Sciences Schools||381|
Social Sciences Student Demographics at UPenn
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social sciences majors at University of Pennsylvania.
UPenn General Social Sciences Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor's in social sciences.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
UPenn also has a doctoral program available in social sciences. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
- Other Social Sciences
- Demography & Population Studies
- Geography & Cartography
Careers That Social Sciences Grads May Go Into
A degree in social sciences can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for University of Pennsylvania.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|High School Teachers||50,460||$64,830|
|Social Science Research Assistants||1,480||$43,710|
|Social Sciences Professors||590||$95,490|
*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 WestCoastivieS under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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