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University of Richmond

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:YesNo
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19323313
2019-20262815
2020-21293013
2021-22293015
2022-23171910

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
4.36118$ 2,836

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
3.66100




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
2018-194913
2019-209615
2020-216713
2021-2231215
2022-232810
Five Year Summary244266
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 Years3220366620366



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)9919%$53,226$59,526$99,872
2013-14 (8 years)10721%$35,590$58,458$76,779
2016-17 (5 years)9428%$34,569$53,268$65,975
2018-19 (3 years)6826%$19,129$34,064$44,644
2020-21 (18 months)6128%$33,441$44,728$61,386



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 2017-183246.4%$ 7,500$ 20,874$ 20,167$ 27,000
2014-15 to 2018-192543.9%$ 7,500$ 21,500$ 20,374$ 27,000
2015-16 to 2019-201935.8%$ 7,500$ 21,500$ 26,457$ 27,000
2016-17 to 2020-212039.2%$ 14,095$ 24,793$ 31,692$ 31,616
2017-18 to 2021-222138.2%$ 16,189$ 24,585$ 31,302$ 29,776
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 2017-183246.4%$ 7,500$ 21,693$ 28,633$ 33,765
2014-15 to 2018-192543.9%$ 7,500$ 23,137$ 31,124$ 37,400
2015-16 to 2019-201935.8%$ 7,500$ 21,500$ 40,133$ 40,785
2016-17 to 2020-212039.2%$ 14,095$ 25,614$ 39,540$ 48,470
2017-18 to 2021-222138.2%$ 16,189$ 24,585$ 38,777$ 44,944


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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