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Sociology Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 514 students earned their Sociology degrees in AZ.

As a degree choice, Sociology is the 64th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Sociology Majors in Arizona

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 393
Master’s Degree 102
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11
Associate’s Degree 5
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a sociology major is more popular with women than with men.

Sociology Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of sociology majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.3%
  • Black or African American: 8.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.5%
  • White: 49.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.5%
  • Other Races: 8.9%
Sociology Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Sociology Grads in Arizona

8,610 people in the state and 479,420 in the nation are employed in jobs related to sociology.

Sociology Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Sociology Jobs in Arizona

Sociology grads earn an average of $92,790 in the state and $90,290 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Arizona that offer sociology degrees. Learn about the most popular 20 below:

249 Degrees in Major Awarded
45,073 Total Students

82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,094. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
53,286 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $38,300 after graduation. Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time.

82 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
30,733 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 66%. This public school has an average net price of $14,326.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,577 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 76%. The student loan default rate is 6.00% which is lower than average.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,840. The 6.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,027 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 49% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 28%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,351 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Mesa Community College will pay a net price of $7,717. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,512 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year. 26 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public school has an average net price of $3,817.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,582 Total Students

63% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 26%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,672 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $23,200 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,313.

#10

Phoenix College

Phoenix
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,109 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,227. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,602 Total Students

57% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $31,300 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $8,502.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,321 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,900 Total Students

A typical student attending Paradise Valley Community College will pay a net price of $7,945. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 65% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,585 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,136. Graduates earn an average $32,200 after graduation. 59% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,120 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. A typical student attending Estrella Mountain Community College will pay a net price of $6,861. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,067 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 74% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,054 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,079. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,243 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,103 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $31,600 after graduation.

Sociology Careers in AZ

Some of the careers sociology majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Sociology Professors 12% $84,300
Managers 12% $98,540

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Political Science & Government 911
Economics 581
Criminology 313
Anthropology 287
Geography & Cartography 284
International Relations & Security 245
General Social Sciences 101
Other Social Sciences 54

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