Sociology Schools In Florida

In Florida, there are 23 accredited schools where sociology classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the state of Florida, which encompasses sociology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sociology
  • Masters degree in Sociology
  • PhD degree in Sociology


Schools

  1. Barry University

    11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33161-6695

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  2. Bethune-Cookman University

    640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3099

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  3. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Eckerd College

    4200 54th Ave S, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33711-4700

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  5. Edward Waters College

    1658 Kings Rd, Jacksonville, Florida 32209

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  6. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

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  7. Florida Atlantic University

    777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

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  8. Flagler College

    74 King Street, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084

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  9. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  10. Florida Memorial University

    15800 NW 42 Avenue, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6199

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  11. Florida Southern College

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698

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  12. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Jacksonville University

    2800 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, Florida 32211-3394

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  15. University of Miami

    University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2645

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  17. Nova Southeastern University

    3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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  18. Rollins College

    1000 Holt Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789-4499

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  19. Saint Leo University

    33701 State Road 52, Saint Leo, Florida 33574-6665

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  20. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Stetson University

    421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, Florida 32723

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  22. The University of Tampa

    401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33606-1490

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  23. Florida Gulf Coast University

    10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Sociology Employment

Florida 470
National 21,140

Approximately 2% of the country's sociology professionals work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Sociology professionals In Florida

630 590 490 460 470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Florida, sociology is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 160 less sociology professionals working in Florida than there were in 2006. Thus, in Florida, this field has shrunk by 25% in four years. This decline is faster than the national trend for sociology professionals which shows a 8% increase in the number of sociology professionals working around the nation.

Sociology VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$70,480 $63,635 $66,205 $67,890 $75,790
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Florida, as the number of sociology professionals is declining, the salaries earned by sociology professionals are increasing. Sociology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $70,480 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $75,790 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$42,775
25th percentile
$56,905
50th percentile
$77,995
75th percentile
$89,780
90th percentile
$107,825

This represents a growth in salaries of 7%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Florida state, within the field of sociology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid sociology professionals earn 152% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Florida

Counseling
$46,968
Criminology
$60,600
Forensic Psychology
$83,125
Mental Health
$33,474
Psychology
$83,125
School Psychology
$69,870
Sociology
$75,790
Sports Psychology
$69,870

In Florida, sociology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sociology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
8
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total36

As the number of sociology professionals is decreasing in Florida state, the number of students graduating from the 23 accredited sociology schools in Florida state is increasing. In 2006 there were 953 sociology graduates from sociology courses in Florida and in 2010 there were 1,002 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of sociology school degree or certificate graduates in Florida by 5%. Most of these graduates, or 64%, earned a bachelor's degree in sociology.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Florida

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