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Sociology Schools in Indiana

487 Sociology students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Sociology major is the 61st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Sociology Majors in Indiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 433
Master’s Degree 35
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 19
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 19

Gender Distribution

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

Sociology Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.5%
  • Black or African American: 9.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.6%
  • White: 62.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.9%
  • Other Races: 7.0%
Sociology Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Sociology Grads in Indiana

In this state, there are 7,610 people employed in jobs related to a sociology degree, compared to 479,420 nationwide.

Sociology Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Sociology Jobs in Indiana

A typical salary for a sociology grad in the state is $71,560, compared to a typical salary of $90,290 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 31 colleges in Indiana that offer sociology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
45,500 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,527. The student loan default rate of 2.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 96%.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
43,260 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,428. The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at IU Bloomington.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
97% Graduation Rate
12,683 Total Students

An average student at Notre Dame will pay a net price of $32,096. It takes the average student 4.06 years to graduate. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
22,443 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.32 years. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The student loan default rate of 5.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
10,006 Total Students

A typical student attending Purdue Northwest will pay a net price of $10,605. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,537 Total Students

In their early career, IUPUI grads earn an average salary of $36,900. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at IUPUI. 56% of the teachers are full time.

#7

Franklin College

Franklin
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
956 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $21,563. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
5,801 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,261. The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at UIndy.

#9

Hanover College

Hanover
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,070 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.06 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
10,208 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $11,404. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 96%.

Sociology Careers in IN

Some of the careers sociology majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Sociology Professors 8% $73,470
Managers 7% $61,910

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

Major Annual Graduates in IN
Economics 861
Political Science & Government 777
Criminology 333
Anthropology 229
International Relations & Security 217
Geography & Cartography 94
Archeology 16
Sociology & Anthropology 11

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