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Sociology Schools in Alabama

There are 20 Alabama schools offering sociology programs. 214 students graduated with degrees from Alabama sociology schools in 2010. 206 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and seven of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

240 students graduate from programs in this state in sociology, on average, per year. More specifically, 206 students graduated with a degree in sociology at the bachelor's level, seven with a degree at the master's level, and one with a degree at the doctorate level.

20 sociology schools are in Alabama. And of these, 13 schools are public, while seven schools are private. Private sociology school tuition varies from $11,111 to $27,890, while public sociology school tuition varies from $5,424 to $7,900.

Average tuition for programs in sociology is $10,713. The highest tuition for programs in sociology, which is $27,890 every year, is at Birmingham Southern College, while the lowest tuition in this southern state, which is $5,424 per year, is at the University of North Alabama.

Alabama schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in sociology.

Sociology Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

240 students graduate from programs in this state in sociology, on average, per year. More specifically, 206 students graduated with a degree in sociology at the bachelor's level, seven with a degree at the master's level, and one with a degree at the doctorate level.

Sociology Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 249
  • Bachelor 2007: 257
  • Bachelor 2008: 247
  • Bachelor 2009: 223
  • Bachelor 2010: 206
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 15
  • Master 2008: 15
  • Master 2009: 6
  • Master 2010: 7
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 3
  • Doctorate 2008: 5
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Sociology Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of 24 sociology programs. Of these programs, close to 83.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Sociology Program Availability in Alabama

  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25780
  • 25th Percentile: 28180
  • Median: 33960
  • 75th Percentile: 47460
  • 90th Percentile: 82560

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30800
  • Median Salary 2007: 32320
  • Median Salary 2008: 33365
  • Median Salary 2009: 34410
  • Median Salary 2010: 33960
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Alabama vs National Sociology Employment

Alabama vs National Sociology Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 0.681% (60)

Sociology Schools in Alabama

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1. The University of Mobile

5735 College Parkway Drive
Mobile, AL 36613-2842
(251) 675-5990

The University of Mobile, which is several miles from Mobile, is in a rural area and it offers one program in sociology. It is a 4-year institution.

2. The University of Montevallo

Station 6001
Montevallo, AL 35115-6000
(205) 665-6155

The University of Montevallo offers one program in sociology. This school is one of 10 liberal arts colleges in Alabama.

3. The University of West Alabama

Station One
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-3400

The University of West Alabama is located in Livingston, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in sociology. UWA is a public 4-year institution. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology programs.

4. Athens State University

300 N Beaty St
Athens, AL 35611
(256) 233-8100

Athens State University offers one sociology program. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in sociology.

5. Auburn University at Montgomery

7440 East Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117-3596
(334) 244-3000

Auburn University at Montgomery is 7.2 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one program in sociology. This school is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama. In terms of enrollment, it ranks ninth in the state of Alabama.

6. Birmingham Southern College

900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254
(205) 226-4600

Birmingham Southern College is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one sociology program. 1,542 students seek degrees in 47 programs at Birmingham Southern, overall.

7. Talladega College

627 W Battle St
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 761-6100

Talladega College offers one sociology program. Overall, 706 students pursue degrees in 23 Talladega College programs.

8. Troy University

University Avenue
Troy, AL 36082-0001
(334) 670-3100

Troy University offers one sociology program. This school is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama.

9. The University of Alabama at Huntsville

301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35899
(256) 824-6120

The University of Alabama at Huntsville is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in sociology. Overall, 7,614 students pursue degrees in 75 UAH programs. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology.

10. Stamford University

800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-2240
(205) 726-2011

Stamford University is in the suburbs of Birmingham, Alabama and it offers one sociology program.

11. The University of North Alabama

One Harrison Plaza
Florence, AL 35632-0001
(256) 765-4100

The University of North Alabama, which is near the center of the city, is in Florence, AL and it offers one sociology program. UNA is a public 4-year institution. UNA is the second oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology programs.

12. The University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6101

The University of South Alabama offers two sociology programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in sociology by USA and one degree at the master's level in sociology. This research university, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Mobile, AL. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama. This university is the third largest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology in terms of programs.

13. Alabama State University

915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271
(334) 229-4400

Alabama State University offers one sociology program and it is located in the center of Montgomery. ASU is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama.

14. Tuskegee University

Kresge Center- 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, AL 36088-1920
(334) 727-8011

Tuskegee University offers one program in sociology. 2,946 students seek degrees in 57 programs at this university, overall.

15. The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294-0110
(205) 934-4011

The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers three sociology programs. Out of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in sociology, one master's level degree in sociology, and one doctorate level degree in sociology. It is 1.4 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 17,543 students pursue degrees in 139 programs at this university. UAB is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology programs.

16. Auburn University

Auburn- Alabama
Auburn, AL 36849
(334) 844-4000

Auburn University is 0.5 miles from the center of the city. AU offers two sociology programs. Of those, it offers one bachelor's level degree in sociology to students and one master's level sociology degree. 25,078 students pursue degrees in 198 AU programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks third in the state of Alabama.

17. Spring Hill College

4000 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 36608-1791
(251) 380-4000

Spring Hill College offers one sociology program and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Mobile, AL. 1,601 students seek degrees in 47 programs at this school, overall. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology programs.

18. Alabama A & M University

4900 Meridian St
Normal, AL 35762
(256) 372-5000

Alabama A & M University Is located in the center of Normal and AAMU offers one sociology program. Alabama A&M Is one of 7 research universities in Alabama.

19. Faulkner University

5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109-3378
(334) 272-5820

Faulkner University, which is near the center of the city, is in Montgomery, AL and it offers one sociology program. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology in terms of programs.

20. Jacksonville State University

700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(256) 782-5781

Jacksonville State University offers one program in sociology and it is in the suburbs of Jacksonville, Alabama. Overall, 9,504 students seek degrees in 72 JSU programs. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering sociology.

21. The University of Alabama

739 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166
(205) 348-6010

The University of Alabama is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1831. Bama, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL. It is the the fourth oldest and the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama. This university offers subjects such as public administration and language. UA offers six certificates, 70 bachelors level degrees, 66 masters level degrees, and 46 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 30,127 students sought degrees from the 103 programs at UA. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits UA. It is the only school which requires freshmen to live on campus in Alabama.

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