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Sociology Program at University of West Georgia (UWG)

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Sociology Program

The sociology program at University of West Georgia prepares students for careers in defense, social service, schools, software, publishing, and social work in local health agencies, government, and private corporations. The program focuses on the study of human social institutions and social relationships. Program courses include: social theory, sociological research methods, social organization and structure, social stratification and hierarchies, dynamics of social change, family structures, social deviance and control, social institutions, and social problems. Get more details below including other Georgia colleges that offer sociology program.

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Students Enrolled in the Sociology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. University of West Georgia has offered the following programs for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Students by Academic Level (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Bachelor's Degree43
    Master's Degree1

    Students by Gender (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Male12
    Female32

    Students by Race (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    American Indian1
    Black20
    Hispanic1
    White19
    Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Sociology program at UWG, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Sociologists

  • Description:

    Study human society and social behavior by examining the groups and social institutions that people form, as well as various social, religious, political, and business organizations. May study the behavior and interaction of groups, trace their origin and growth, and analyze the influence of group activities on individual members.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, sociologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 18.1% from 2010 to 2020

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary

  • Description:

    Teach courses in sociology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Sociology Programs in Georgia

Sociology programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

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Georgia Military College - Fairburn Campus

Fairburn, GA
Type: Community College

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (A)
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LaGrange College

Lagrange, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

8 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B)
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Morehouse College

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

28 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (C,B)
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Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

6 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B,M)
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Spelman College

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

20 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B)
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Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

200 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B,M,D)
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Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

64 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B)
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Clayton State University

Morrow, GA
Type: 4-Year Public College

14 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B)
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Emory University

Atlanta, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

76 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B,M,D)
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Shorter University

Rome, GA
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Sociology (B)