Sociology Schools In Georgia

Sociology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 29 accredited sociology schools in Georgia. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the state of Georgia, which encompasses sociology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  2. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  3. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  4. Brewton-Parker College

    201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, Georgia 30445

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  5. Clayton State University

    2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, Georgia 30260-0285

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  6. Columbus State University

    4225 University Ave, Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645

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  7. Covenant College

    14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164

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  8. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

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  9. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  10. Georgia Southwestern State University

    800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, Georgia 31709-4693

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  11. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  12. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  13. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  14. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  16. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  17. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  18. Morehouse College

    830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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  19. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  20. Oglethorpe University

    4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319-2797

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  21. Paine College

    1235 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30901-3182

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  22. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  23. Reinhardt University

    7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981

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  24. Savannah State University

    3219 College Street, Savannah, Georgia 31404-5310

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  25. Shorter University

    315 Shorter Ave, Rome, Georgia 30165

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  26. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  27. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  28. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  29. University of West Georgia

    1601 Maple St, Carrollton, Georgia 30118-0001

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Sociology Employment

Georgia 560
National 21,140

Of all of the sociology professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Sociology professionals In Georgia

330 400 470 510 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, sociology is a growing field. There were 230 more sociology professionals working in Georgia in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Georgia, this field has grown by 70% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of sociology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of sociology professionals has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010.

Sociology VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$60,670 $58,780 $56,260 $56,660 $58,370
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sociology professionals are declining in Georgia. Sociology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $60,670 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $58,370 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$26,425
25th percentile
$36,300
50th percentile
$45,885
75th percentile
$76,390
90th percentile
$111,050

This represents a decline in salaries of 4%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. Within the field of sociology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid sociology professionals earning 320% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Georgia state.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Georgia

Counseling
$48,735
Criminology
$50,890
Forensic Psychology
$74,195
Mental Health
$34,370
Psychology
$74,195
School Psychology
$70,080
Sociology
$58,370
Sports Psychology
$70,080

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
29
master
7
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total39

The number of students graduating from the 29 accredited sociology schools in Georgia is increasing. In Georgia, there were 850 graduates in 2006. And there were 852 graduates from sociology courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 0% percent increase in the number of sociology school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. 74% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sociology.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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