Number of Bachelor Degrees Awarded in Sociology by Gender Since 1966

Graph of Bachelors Degrees in Sociology by Gender Since 1966


The number of Baccalaureate degrees awarded in sociology is almost bimodal among women, with steady recovery from the mid-80s low. Degrees awarded to men did not exhibit as strong a recovery.

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U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Completions, 1996-2012 (Washington, DC: NCES, 2012). Retrieved from

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