Top Rural Sociology Bachelors degree Programs - 2021

For all the 31 degrees awarded in Rural Sociology per year, the majority of them are Bachelors degree. Out of the 31 students earning degrees at the Bachelors degree level in the US, 84% percent identify as women and 16% percent identify as men. Though students at schools all over the country study Rural Sociology, Wisconsin has the most graduates. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Rural Sociology is $44,181.

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See where Rural Sociology is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Rural Sociology

The top ranked schools for Rural Sociology majors include the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and with 25 students receiving degrees in Rural Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Rural Sociology Majors

For Rural Sociology majors, some of the most in demand careers include Regulatory Affairs Managers, Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other and Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary. Not only that, Rural Sociology graduates may land a top paying job, such as Sociologists or Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Rural Sociology

  1. Sociologists   (Median Wage: $83,420)
  2. Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $75,290)
  3. Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other   (Median Wage: $71,530)
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