Distribution of Faculty in Sociology Departments by Rank and Type of Institution: AY 2011/12


Mean and Median Full-Time Faculty in Sociology Programs by Rank and Type of Institution:

AY 2011/12

Type of Institution   Full Professor Associate Assistant All Ranks
Research Mean 7.2 5.3 3.9 14.5
  Median 6.0 5.0 4.0 14.0
  N of Programs 153
Doctoral Mean 3.1 3.8 2.4 6.1
  Median 2.0 3.0 2.0 4.0
  N of Programs 37
Master's Mean 2.2 2.4 2.1 3.9
  Median 2.0 2.0 2.0 3.0
  N of Programs 273
Baccalaureate Mean 1.5 1.4 1.4 2.0
  Median 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
  N of Programs 182
All Programs Mean 3.8 3.2 2.6 6.0
  Median 2.0 2.0 2.0 3.0
  N of Programs 645

Source: American Sociological Association. Academic Year 2011-2012 Department Survey.