Best Sociology Colleges in Massachusetts

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Massachusetts that offer Sociology degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 46 Sociology schools located within Massachusetts. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Sociology Colleges in Massachusetts for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 68 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 49 Bachelor's degrees, 10 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
2 Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 96 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 84 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
3 Brandeis University Waltham, MA

Brandeis University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 44 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 40 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Master's degrees, and 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 63 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 59 Bachelor's degrees, 3 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 104 Reviews
5 University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA

University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 161 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 150 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 72 Reviews
6 Northeastern University Boston, MA

Northeastern University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 46 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 37 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
7 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 26 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 26 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
8 Williams College Williamstown, MA

Williams College offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying town. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 7 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
9 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA

Wellesley College offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 9 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
10 Suffolk University Boston, MA

Suffolk University offers 5 Sociology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 77 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 75 Bachelor's degrees, 2 Master's degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Boston College Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
5/5
15 : 1 14,354
Brandeis University Brandeis University Waltham, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,752
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
University of Massachusetts-Amherst University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA
3/5
21 : 1 29,269
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
Williams College Williams College Williamstown, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,171
Wellesley College Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,510
Suffolk University Suffolk University Boston, MA
5/5
18 : 1 7,922
Amherst College Amherst College Amherst, MA
5/5
8 : 1 1,795
College of the Holy Cross College of the Holy Cross Worcester, MA
5/5
9 : 1 2,729
Framingham State University Framingham State University Framingham, MA
3/5
27 : 1 6,398
Simmons College Simmons College Boston, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,662
Worcester State University Worcester State University Worcester, MA
3/5
24 : 1 6,306
Smith College Smith College Northampton, MA
5/5
9 : 1 2,874
University of Massachusetts-Lowell University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA
3/5
25 : 1 18,047
Bridgewater State University Bridgewater State University Bridgewater, MA
3/5
23 : 1 11,089
University of Massachusetts-Boston University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston, MA
3/5
20 : 1 17,030
Emmanuel College Emmanuel College Boston, MA
5/5
17 : 1 2,201
Lesley University Lesley University Cambridge, MA
5/5
17 : 1 5,067
Gordon College Gordon College Wenham, MA
5/5
16 : 1 2,045
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth North Dartmouth, MA
3/5
20 : 1 8,916
Fitchburg State University Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, MA
3/5
26 : 1 6,598
Westfield State University Westfield State University Westfield, MA
3/5
20 : 1 6,496

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  • Program Descriptions
    • MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: Gender Diversity Studies
    • MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: General Psychology
    • MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: Health Psychology
    • MASTER OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY: Industrial Organizational Psychology
    • Ph.D IN PSYCHOLOGY: Gender Diversity Studies
    • Ph.D IN PSYCHOLOGY: General Psychology
    • Ph.D IN PSYCHOLOGY: Health Psychology
    • Ph.D IN PSYCHOLOGY: Industrial Organizational Psychology
    • Ph.D IN PSYCHOLOGY: Mental Health Policy and Practice
    • MASTER OF ARTS IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY
    • Ph.D IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Child and Adolescent Therapy
    • Ph.D IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Couple Therapy
    • Ph.D IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: General Family Therapy
    • Ph.D IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Medical Family Therapy
    • Ph.D IN MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPY: Therapy with Military Families
    • BA - Psychology
    • DMFT - Child and Adolescent Therapy
    • DMFT - Couple Therapy
    • DMFT - General Family Therapy
    • DMFT - Medical Family Therapy
    • DMFT - Mental Health Administration
    • DMFT - Therapy with Military Families
    • MAMFT - Child and Adolescent Family Therapy
    • MAMFT - Couple Therapy
    • MAMFT - General Family Therapy
    • MAMFT - LGBTQ Couple and Family Therapy
    • MAMFT - Medical Family Therapy
    • MAMFT - Military Family Therapy
    • PhD - Addictions
    • PhD - Gerontology
  • Program Descriptions
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Family Dynamics
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Trauma
    • BS in Behavioral Health Science with an Emphasis in Childhood and Adolescence Disorders
    • Bachelor of Arts in English with an Emphasis in Professional Writing
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Community Mental Health Administration
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Family Dynamics
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Grief and Bereavement
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Prevention
    • B.A. in Communications
    • B.S. in Counseling with an Emphasis in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, and Substance Abuse
    • B.S. in Psychology
    • M.A. in Autism Spectrum Disorders
    • M.S. in Addiction Counseling
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling
    • M.S. in Psychology: General Psychology
    • M.S. in Psychology: Industrial & Organizational Psychology
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Cognition and Instruction
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Integrating Technology, Learning, and Psychology
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Performance Psychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Forensic Psychology
    • M.S. Psychology with an Emphasis in Geropsychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Health Psychology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Life Coaching
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Childhood and Adolescence Disorders
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy
    • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Trauma
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Forensic Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in GeroPsychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Health Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Human Factors Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Additional Sociology Degree Facts for Massachusetts Schools

Massachusetts Schools offering online Sociology degrees

Online Sociology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 9 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Sociology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Bunker Hill Community College 0 9 0 0 0
Westfield State University 0 0 9 0 0
How many Massachusetts schools offer online Sociology degrees?
  • 1 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's

What Sociology degree programs were earned in Massachusetts?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 4 Colleges 11 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 43 Colleges 1,232 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 6 Colleges 27 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 9 Colleges 43 Graduates
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