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Longwood University

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/BS
2010 CIP Code: 451101

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

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-1911411940
2019-20969742
2020-21778121
2021-22677130
2022-23667125

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.53128$ 2,280

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
3.4977




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
2018-1938240
2019-2037542
2020-2118321
2021-2230030
2022-2322325
Five Year Summary14513158
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 Years13430158109911158



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, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)11555%$44,340$56,833$72,153
2013-14 (8 years)10658%$39,452$48,841$66,124
2016-17 (5 years)12363%$37,247$47,604$62,233
2018-19 (3 years)15764%$31,112$44,035$54,650
2020-21 (18 months)31163%$41,841$60,776$84,225



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-188170.4%$ 19,500$ 25,632$ 28,350$ 33,250
2014-15 to 2018-199973.9%$ 19,500$ 25,632$ 28,010$ 32,000
2015-16 to 2019-2011074.8%$ 18,500$ 25,268$ 28,065$ 31,000
2016-17 to 2020-219973.3%$ 18,500$ 25,250$ 27,575$ 31,000
2017-18 to 2021-229973.3%$ 19,500$ 27,000$ 29,658$ 31,500
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
2013-14 to 2017-188271.3%$ 31,000$ 43,866$ 48,684$ 66,202
2014-15 to 2018-1910074.6%$ 26,750$ 42,341$ 48,777$ 67,919
2015-16 to 2019-2011175.5%$ 25,500$ 42,614$ 50,186$ 72,097
2016-17 to 2020-219973.3%$ 25,250$ 42,614$ 48,959$ 71,257
2017-18 to 2021-229973.3%$ 25,500$ 44,850$ 52,433$ 75,212


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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