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Sociology Schools in Iowa

There are 21 Iowa schools offering sociology programs. In 2010, 490 students graduated with degrees from Iowa sociology schools. 466 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 17 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

447 students graduate from programs in this state in sociology, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of sociology students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 466 students graduated with a bachelor's level sociology degree, 17 with a degree at the master's level, and seven with a doctorate level degree.

21 sociology schools are in this state. And of these, three schools are public, while 18 schools are private. Tuition at a public sociology school varies from $6,997 to $7,417, while tuition at a private sociology school varies from $20,234 to $37,482.

Average tuition for sociology programs is $19,192. The highest tuition for sociology programs, which is $37,482 each year, is at Grinnell College, while the lowest tuition in Iowa, which is $6,997 every year, is at Iowa State University.

Schools in this midwestern state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in sociology.

Sociology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

447 students graduate from programs in this state in sociology, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of sociology students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 466 students graduated with a bachelor's level sociology degree, 17 with a degree at the master's level, and seven with a doctorate level degree.

Sociology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Bachelor 2006: 350
  • Bachelor 2007: 326
  • Bachelor 2008: 384
  • Bachelor 2009: 304
  • Bachelor 2010: 466
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 11
  • Master 2008: 15
  • Master 2009: 14
  • Master 2010: 17
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 6
  • Doctorate 2008: 6
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 7

Sociology Program Availability in Iowa

Iowa schools offer a total of 28 sociology programs. Of these programs, close to 78.6% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Sociology Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28030
  • 25th Percentile: 33140
  • Median: 42680
  • 75th Percentile: 65440
  • 90th Percentile: 81050

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38105
  • Median Salary 2007: 39405
  • Median Salary 2008: 40750
  • Median Salary 2009: 40370
  • Median Salary 2010: 42680
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Iowa vs National Sociology Employment

Iowa vs National Sociology Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.795% (70)

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1. Central College

812 University
Pella, IA 50219
(877) 462-3687

Central College is in Pella, IA and it offers one sociology program. This school is a 4-year institution. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in sociology.

2. Graceland University - Lamoni

1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140
(641) 784-5000

Graceland University-Lamoni, which is very close to Lamoni, Iowa, is in a rural area and this school offers one program in sociology. This small school is a 4-year institution. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology.

3. The University of Dubuque

2000 University Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 589-3000

The University of Dubuque is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown and UD offers one program in sociology. 1,974 students seek degrees in 26 programs at UD, overall. This small school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology programs.

4. Buena Vista University

610 W 4th St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 749-2400

Buena Vista University is in town of Storm Lake, Iowa and it offers one program in sociology. 2,706 students seek degrees in 64 BVU programs, overall. This school is the third largest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology in terms of programs.

5. William Penn University

201 Trueblood Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-1001

William Penn University offers one program in sociology and this school is in town of Oskaloosa, Iowa. WP is a 4-year institution.

6. Briar Cliff University

3303 Rebecca St
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 279-5321

Briar Cliff University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1930. Briar Cliff, which is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sioux City, IA. This liberal arts college offers students two certificates, two associates level degrees, 43 bachelors level degrees, and three degrees at the masters level. 1,157 students sought degrees from the 44 programs at this school in 2010. BCU offers subjects including teaching and communications. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

7. Cornell College

600 First St. SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098
(319) 895-4000

Cornell College is in town of Mount Vernon, Iowa and this school offers one program in sociology. 1,191 students seek degrees in 42 Cornell programs, overall. This school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology programs.

8. Simpson College

701 North C St
Indianola, IA 50125
(515) 961-6251x1517

Simpson College is located in Indianola, IA and Simpson offers one program in sociology. Overall, 2,021 students seek degrees in 45 Simpson College programs.

9. Iowa Wesleyan College

601 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-8021

Iowa Wesleyan College offers one program in sociology and this school is located in Mount Pleasant, IA. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

10. Coe College

1220 First Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5092
(319) 399-8000

Coe College offers one program in sociology and Coe, which is near the center of the city, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. Coe is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology in terms of programs.

11. Saint Ambrose University

518 W Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803-2898
(563) 333-6000

Saint Ambrose University offers one sociology program and this school, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Davenport, IA. Overall, 3,663 students seek degrees in 129 programs at this school. This school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology.

12. Iowa State University

3410 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50011-2030
(515) 294-5836

Iowa State University offers three programs in sociology. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level sociology degree by it, one degree at the master's level in sociology, and one doctorate level degree in sociology. Iowa State, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Ames, IA. ISU is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Iowa. It is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology in terms of programs.

13. Luther College

700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101-1045
(563) 387-2000

Luther College is in Decorah, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one sociology program. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology.

14. The University of Northern Iowa

1222 W 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0005
(319) 273-2311

The University of Northern Iowa, which is near the center of the city, is in Cedar Falls, IA. It offers two sociology programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level sociology degree by this big university and one master's level degree in sociology. UNI is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology.

15. Drake University

2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311-4505
(515) 271-2011

Drake University offers one program in sociology and this university, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Des Moines, IA. This university is one of 4 research universities in Iowa. In terms of programs, this research university is the eighth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology.

16. Grinnell College

1121 Park Street
Grinnell, IA 50112-1690
(641) 269-4000

Grinnell College offers one program in sociology. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

17. Loras College

1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
(563) 588-7100

Loras College, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Dubuque, IA and it offers one sociology program. This liberal arts college is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

18. Wartburg College

100 Wartburg Blvd.
Waverly, IA 50677-0903
(319) 352-8200

Wartburg College is located in town of Waverly, Iowa and it offers one sociology program. Wartburg is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

19. Upper Iowa University

605 Washington St
Fayette, IA 52142-1857
(563) 425-5200

Upper Iowa University, which is very close to Fayette, Iowa, is located in a rural setting and it offers one sociology program. It is a 4-year institution.

20. Northwestern College

101 Seventh St SW
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 707-7000

Northwestern College, which is very close to Orange City, Iowa, is in a rural area and NWC offers one program in sociology. This liberal arts college is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

21. Mount Mercy University

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
(319) 363-8213

Mount Mercy University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA and it offers one sociology program. Overall, 1,643 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at this liberal arts college.

22. The University of Iowa

101 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1316
(319) 335-3500

The University of Iowa is located in the center of Iowa City. It offers four programs in sociology. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in sociology by it, one bachelor's level degree in sociology, one degree at the master's level in sociology, and one doctorate level degree in sociology. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. UI is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering sociology in terms of programs.

23. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1955. It is in Sioux Center, IA. Students are offered three degrees at the associates level, 86 bachelors level degrees, and one masters level degree by it. In 2010, 1,360 students sought degrees from the 90 programs at this school. This school offers subjects such as information technology, visual communications, and chemistry. This liberal arts college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

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