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William & Mary

Sociology, General. (45.1101)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Sociology
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA
2010 CIP Code: 451101

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesYes

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-18777419
2018-19848938
2019-20878531
2020-21919843
2021-22733434

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 1,908

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-1816319
2018-19241438
2019-2023831
2020-21321143
2021-2225934
Five Year Summary12045165
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years63101316524725165



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)21031%$39,453$57,335$73,529
2011-12 (8 years)19234%$35,862$55,175$71,241
2014-15 (5 years)21835%$35,429$50,066$64,961
2016-17 (3 years)18829%$37,225$46,034$61,582
2018-19 (18 months)16031%$19,192$34,907$43,157



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-176846.9%$ 10,625$ 23,500$ 20,770$ 27,552
2013-14 to 2017-185744.9%$ 12,000$ 24,000$ 21,723$ 27,215
2014-15 to 2018-195542.0%$ 14,000$ 24,000$ 21,957$ 28,000
2015-16 to 2019-204236.5%$ 11,582$ 22,196$ 21,248$ 28,000
2016-17 to 2020-214737.6%$ 11,000$ 20,500$ 22,116$ 27,000
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-176846.9%$ 10,625$ 24,375$ 30,173$ 38,498
2013-14 to 2017-185744.9%$ 12,550$ 24,500$ 32,325$ 42,576
2014-15 to 2018-195542.0%$ 14,750$ 24,697$ 32,343$ 42,500
2015-16 to 2019-204236.5%$ 11,582$ 24,000$ 27,327$ 39,911
2016-17 to 2020-214737.6%$ 11,823$ 24,000$ 32,123$ 39,911


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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