univstats

Best Sociology Schools

Academic Overview Key Fact

Institutional Characteristics

Next table compares basic academic information between best Sociology schools. By school type, There are 5 public and 6 private schools in best Sociology schools. By school level, all 11 best Sociology schools are 4 years or high institutes.

Compare Selected Schools
Academic Comparison - Sociology
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA Public, 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA Public, 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
University of Chicago Chicago, IL Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Northwestern University Evanston, IL Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Certificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Harvard University Cambridge, MA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI Public, 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Princeton University Princeton, NJ Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC Public, 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Certificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI Public, 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Stanford University Stanford, CA Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of best Sociology schools is $32,447 for in-state students and $46,205 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance ratio is 17.18% and graduation rate is 92.82%. Next table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.

Compare Selected Schools
Key Facts Comparison - Sociology
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
University of California-Berkeley$14,170 / $42,18417%92%18%40,154
University of California-Los Angeles$13,261 / $41,27518%91%17%43,548
University of Chicago$56,0348%94%6%15,775
Northwestern University$52,67811%94%7%21,823
Harvard University$48,9495%97%7%29,908
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor$14,826 / $47,47629%91%12%44,718
Princeton University$47,1407%97%5%8,181
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$9,005 / $34,58827%91%13%29,468
University of Pennsylvania$53,5349%95%6%24,960
University of Wisconsin-Madison$10,533 / $34,78353%85%18%42,582
Stanford University$49,6175%94%10%17,184
Average$2,950 / $4,2001.56%8.44%0.98%2,631
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.