Sociology


Percentages are rounded to whole numbers and do not always add to 100.

PhD AdmissionsFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Applications748984
Admissions offers (Selectivity)7 (9%)7 (8%)9 (11%)
New doctoral students (Yield)3 (43%)5 (71%)4 (49%)
PhD EnrollmentFall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Total enrollment303132
Female70%61%62%
Male30%39%38%
International23%19%20%
U.S. citizen or permanent resident77%81%80%
PhD Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or
Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2019Fall 20185 Year Average
Black or African American26%20%17%
Asian4%8%10%
Hispanic of any race9%8%9%
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White57%60%61%
Two or more races4%4%2%
Not indicated2%
PhD Degrees and Completion2018-192017-185 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded255
Median years to PhD5.85.75.9
Average adjusted years to PhD5.85.95.9
Percent of students who entered
between 2007-08 and 2011-12, and
completed the PhD as
of August 31, 2019
85%