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Sociology Schools in Ohio

In 2018-2019, 730 students earned their Sociology degrees in OH.

In terms of popularity, Sociology is the 62nd most popular major in the state out of a total 315 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Sociology Majors in Ohio

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 636
Master’s Degree 34
Associate’s Degree 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 24
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 24
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 24
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 12

Gender Distribution

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

Sociology Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 15.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.9%
  • White: 65.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.8%
  • Other Races: 7.8%
Sociology Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Sociology Grads in Ohio

There are 15,120 people in the state and 479,420 people in the nation working in sociology jobs.

Sociology Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Sociology Jobs in Ohio

In this state, sociology grads earn an average of $98,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $90,290.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 49 colleges in Ohio that offer sociology degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
61,391 Total Students

In their early career, Ohio State grads earn an average salary of $37,900. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at Ohio State. The full-time teacher rate is 66%.

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,367 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. In their early career, OHIO Athens grads earn an average salary of $32,700. This public school has an average net price of $22,453.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
27,716 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 57%. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
15,433 Total Students

A typical student attending Cleveland State University will pay a net price of $15,124. The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
19,716 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. The 7.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,733 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $18,456. The full-time teacher rate is 69%. The student loan default rate is 8.60% which is lower than average.

#7

John Carroll University

University Heights
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
3,506 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,855. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,400 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
39,263 Total Students

83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending UC will pay a net price of $22,682. The average student takes 4.61 years to complete their degree at UC.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
12,356 Total Students

89% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
11,874 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The student loan default rate of 1.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate.

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
25% Graduation Rate
3,641 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.19 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $26,000 after graduation.

Sociology Careers in OH

Some of the careers sociology majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Managers 7% $97,600
Sociology Professors 5% $80,210
Sociologists 0% $64,940

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Political Science & Government 1,504
Economics 1,180
International Relations & Security 518
Criminology 455
Geography & Cartography 380
Anthropology 279
Urban Studies 94
General Social Sciences 69

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