There are schools offering sociology degrees in Georgia!
Schools Offering Sociology Programs in Georgia
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Emory University, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Georgia that has a sociology program. It is located in Atlanta. 71 students graduated with a degree in sociology from Emory University in 2010. Emory University charged in-state students $39,158 in tuition fees per year.
University of Georgia, which is located in Athens, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a sociology program. It received a ranking of 15th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Georgia graduated 119 students from its sociology program. Students at University of Georgia paid $8,736 per year in tuition fees.
The third-ranked school in Georgia with a sociology program is Georgia State University, which is located in Atlanta. In 2010, it was ranked 32nd nationwide. In 2010, 231 students graduated from Georgia State University sociology program. The tuition rate at Georgia State University was $8,698 per year.
Tuition at Georgia's sociology schools ranges from $39,158 per year to $4,454 per year. But, the average tuition is $13,593 per year. In 2010, the sociology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Georgia were:
- Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
- Mercer University - located in Macon, students are charged $30,560 per year
- Oglethorpe University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $27,950 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Georgia sociology schools were charged at the following schools:
- Georgia Southwestern State University - located in Americus, students are charged $4,454 per year
- Clayton State University - located in Morrow, students are charged $4,566 per year
- Albany State University - located in Albany, students are charged $4,592 per year
A sociology degree from a Georgia school... what next?
The highest percentage of sociology graduates in Georgia pursue careers as a sociologist. Georgia had 30 sociologists in 2010. The Georgia counties with the largest populations of sociologists are:
A sociologist in Georgia makes an average of $60,170 per year.
The charts and graphs below have additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in sociology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as forensic psychology or school psychology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Sociology in Georgia
- Master's Degree in Sociology in Georgia
- Doctoral Degree in Sociology in Georgia
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,845 miles from location||University of Georgia||Athens||GA||84.6189||51%||34,885|
|5,902 miles from location||Georgia State University||Atlanta||GA||68.3293||68%||30,427|
|5,915 miles from location||Kennesaw State University||Kennesaw||GA||60.8852||56%||22,389|
|5,746 miles from location||Georgia Southern University||Statesboro||GA||32.9448||72%||19,086|
|5,899 miles from location||Emory University||Atlanta||GA||86.1612||28%||12,930|
|5,827 miles from location||Valdosta State University||Valdosta||GA||59.0098||52%||12,391|
|5,943 miles from location||University of West Georgia||Carrollton||GA||56.8754||57%||11,500|
|5,930 miles from location||Columbus State University||Columbus||GA||24.244||61%||8,178|
|5,856 miles from location||Mercer University||Macon||GA||66.2857||20%||8,072|
|5,765 miles from location||Augusta State University||Augusta||GA||51.0634||68%||7,061|
|5,833 miles from location||Georgia College & State University||Milledgeville||GA||63.1655||48%||6,633|
|0 miles from location||Clayton State University||Morrow||GA||21.8026||53%||6,587|
|5,882 miles from location||North Georgia College & State University||Dahlonega||GA||27.7495||53%||5,652|
|5,880 miles from location||Albany State University||Albany||GA||26.6919||38%||4,473|
|5,904 miles from location||Clark Atlanta University||Atlanta||GA||22.0674||18%||3,873|
|5,701 miles from location||Savannah State University||Savannah||GA||17.8643||n/a||3,820|
|5,869 miles from location||Fort Valley State University||Fort Valley||GA||21.9471||40%||3,553|
|5,887 miles from location||Georgia Southwestern State University||Americus||GA||23.3063||52%||2,903|
|5,858 miles from location||Piedmont College||Demorest||GA||22.0766||30%||2,811|
|5,904 miles from location||Morehouse College||Atlanta||GA||61.0705||41%||2,689|
|5,904 miles from location||Spelman College||Atlanta||GA||35.9892||26%||2,229|
|5,963 miles from location||Covenant College||Lookout Mountain||GA||62.8149||42%||1,367|
|5,950 miles from location||Shorter University||Rome||GA||57.4714||31%||1,205|
|5,914 miles from location||Reinhardt University||Waleska||GA||23.6514||30%||1,123|
|5,899 miles from location||Oglethorpe University||Atlanta||GA||61.04||11%||1,100|
|5,792 miles from location||Brewton-Parker College||Mount Vernon||GA||46.2674||50%||1,049|
|5,938 miles from location||LaGrange College||Lagrange||GA||24.6088||26%||1,027|
|5,763 miles from location||Paine College||Augusta||GA||40.8694||21%||907|
|5,860 miles from location||Wesleyan College||Macon||GA||56.1354||38%||685|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary +||530||$56,570||39.5%|
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