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27 Sociology & Anthropology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Sociology & Anthropology is the 162nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Sociology & Anthropology Majors in Kentucky

Sociology & Anthropology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 27

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a sociology and anthropology major is more popular with women than with men.

Sociology & Anthropology Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of sociology and anthropology majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 18.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 55.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.4%
  • Other Races: 3.7%
Sociology & Anthropology Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Sociology & Anthropology Grads in Kentucky

There are 3,550 people in the state and 491,330 people in the nation working in sociology and anthropology jobs.

Sociology & Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Sociology & Anthropology Jobs in Kentucky

Sociology & Anthropology grads earn an average of $70,790 in the state and $90,290 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Kentucky that offer sociology and anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:


Centre College

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
1,434 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.70% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $23,053.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
987 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 80%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Sociology & Anthropology Careers in KY

Some of the careers sociology and anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 10% $73,440
Managers 9% $89,310
Sociology Professors 7% $61,160
Anthropologists and Archeologists 0% $51,130

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to sociology and anthropology.

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Political Science & Government 411
Sociology 290
Economics 272
Anthropology 135
Geography & Cartography 130
International Relations & Security 80
Criminology 63
General Social Sciences 54

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