Sociology Schools In Wisconsin

Sociology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 22 accredited sociology schools in Wisconsin. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sociology academic community in Wisconsin, and the future trends in sociology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Alverno College

    3400 S 43rd St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53234-3922

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  2. Beloit College

    700 College St, Beloit, Wisconsin 53511-5595

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  3. Cardinal Stritch University

    6801 N Yates Rd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217-3985

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  4. Carroll University

    100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186

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  5. Carthage College

    2001 Alford Park Dr, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140-1994

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  6. Edgewood College

    1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53711-1997

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Lakeland College

    W3718 South Drive, Cth M, Plymouth, Wisconsin 53073

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  8. Marquette University

    615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Northland College

    1411 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806-3999

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  10. Ripon College

    300 Seward St, Ripon, Wisconsin 54971-0248

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  11. Saint Norbert College

    100 Grant St, De Pere, Wisconsin 54115-2099

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  12. Viterbo University

    900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-8804

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  13. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

    800 W Main St, Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190-1790

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  14. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004

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  15. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

    1725 State St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-9959

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  16. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

    800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901

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  17. University of Wisconsin-Parkside

    900 Wood Rd, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53141-2000

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  18. University of Wisconsin-Superior

    Belknap & Catlin, Superior, Wisconsin 54880-4500

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  19. University of Wisconsin-Madison

    500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380

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  20. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

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  21. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

    410 S 3rd St, River Falls, Wisconsin 54022-5001

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  22. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

    2100 Main St, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Sociology Employment

Wisconsin 500
National 21,140

Of all of the sociology professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Wisconsin.

Employment Growth for Sociology professionals In Wisconsin

430 150 500 590 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of sociology professionals is growing in Wisconsin. In Wisconsin, 70 more sociology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 16% growth in the field. This growth 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 Wisconsin

$55,955 $58,570 $62,515 $65,790 $71,090
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sociology professionals are growing in Wisconsin. The mean salary for sociology professionals in 2006 was $55,955 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,090 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$38,165
25th percentile
$46,555
50th percentile
$62,400
75th percentile
$90,345
90th percentile
$121,985

Thus, there was a 21% growth in sociology professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 220% 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 Wisconsin.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Counseling
$46,757
Criminology
$60,610
Forensic Psychology
$71,160
Mental Health
$39,144
Psychology
$71,160
School Psychology
$63,880
Sociology
$71,090
Sports Psychology
$63,880

In Wisconsin, 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 Wisconsin

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total27

The number of students graduating from the 22 accredited sociology schools in Wisconsin is decreasing. In 2006, 793 students graduated from sociology courses in Wisconsin. And in 2010, 660 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of sociology school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin by 17%. 85% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in sociology.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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