Sociology Schools In Louisiana

Sociology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 19 accredited sociology schools in Louisiana. The trends in Louisiana's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in sociology includes sociology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  2. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  3. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  4. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  6. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  7. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  9. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  10. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  11. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  12. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  13. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

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  14. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  15. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  16. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  17. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  18. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

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  19. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Sociology Employment

Louisiana 160
National 21,140

Of all of the sociology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Sociology professionals In Louisiana

No data 150 180 180 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sociology VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

No data $54,240 $57,350 $57,480 $61,250
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$42,410
25th percentile
$48,870
50th percentile
$56,850
75th percentile
$69,310
90th percentile
$89,370

There is a 111% pay differential between the highest paid sociology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of sociology in Louisiana.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Counseling
$45,013
Criminology
$49,080
Forensic Psychology
$76,015
Mental Health
$32,470
Psychology
$76,015
School Psychology
$73,080
Sociology
$61,250
Sports Psychology
$73,080

In Louisiana, sociology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
19
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
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The number of students graduating from the 19 accredited sociology schools in Louisiana is increasing. In Louisiana, there were 441 graduates in 2006. And there were 451 graduates from sociology courses in 2010.

This represents a 2% increase in the number of sociology degree or certificate school graduates in Louisiana state. A majority of these graduates, or 79%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in sociology.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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