Best Sociology Colleges in Virginia

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Virginia 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 32 Sociology schools located within Virginia. 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 Virginia for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA

University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 78 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 73 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
2 College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA

College of William and Mary offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 53 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 53 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
3 Washington and Lee University Lexington, VA

Washington and Lee University offers 0 Sociology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a far away town.

Based on 4 Reviews
4 University of Richmond University of Richmond, VA

University of Richmond offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 17 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 17 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA

Virginia Commonwealth University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 94 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 87 Bachelor's degrees, 6 Master's degrees, and 1 Certificates degree.

Based on 44 Reviews
6 George Mason University Fairfax, VA

George Mason University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 55 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 47 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
7 Norfolk State University Norfolk, VA

Norfolk State University offers 1 Sociology Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 99 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 99 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Christopher Newport University Newport News, VA

Christopher Newport University offers 2 Sociology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 57 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 57 Bachelor's degrees.

9 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, VA

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers 4 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 67 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 60 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Master's degrees, and 2 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
10 Old Dominion University Norfolk, VA

Old Dominion University offers 3 Sociology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 86 students graduated in the study area of Sociology with students earning 83 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews

List of all Sociology Colleges in Virginia

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Virginia-Main Campus University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
11 : 1 23,883
College of William and Mary College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA
4/5
12 : 1 8,484
Washington and Lee University Washington and Lee University Lexington, VA
5/5
8 : 1 2,172
University of Richmond University of Richmond University of Richmond, VA
5/5
9 : 1 4,181
Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA
3/5
14 : 1 30,918
George Mason University George Mason University Fairfax, VA
3/5
21 : 1 33,929
Norfolk State University Norfolk State University Norfolk, VA
3/5
18 : 1 5,107
Christopher Newport University Christopher Newport University Newport News, VA
3/5
16 : 1 5,172
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 32,663
Old Dominion University Old Dominion University Norfolk, VA
3/5
25 : 1 24,672
James Madison University James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 21,227
Longwood University Longwood University Farmville, VA
3/5
19 : 1 5,087
Roanoke College Roanoke College Salem, VA
5/5
11 : 1 2,001
University of Mary Washington University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, VA
3/5
16 : 1 4,647
Hampton University Hampton University Hampton, VA
4/5
13 : 1 4,269
Lynchburg College Lynchburg College Lynchburg, VA
5/5
15 : 1 2,794
Radford University Radford University Radford, VA
3/5
19 : 1 9,743
Marymount University Marymount University Arlington, VA
5/5
15 : 1 3,363
Shenandoah University Shenandoah University Winchester, VA
5/5
13 : 1 3,820
Randolph-Macon College Randolph-Macon College Ashland, VA
5/5
12 : 1 1,418
Bridgewater College Bridgewater College Bridgewater, VA
5/5
15 : 1 1,834
Virginia State University Virginia State University Petersburg, VA
3/5
14 : 1 4,696
Hollins University Hollins University Roanoke, VA
5/5
8 : 1 802
Eastern Mennonite University Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA
5/5
13 : 1 1,773
Randolph College Randolph College Lynchburg, VA
5/5
11 : 1 688

Find Local Colleges with Sociology Majors in Virginia

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  • Program Descriptions
    • MA Human Services - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Human Services - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Business Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Career Management and Counseling Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Criminology and Justice Studies
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, General Psychology Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Psychology, Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Business Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Criminology and Justice Studies
    • PSYD - Educational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution Specialization
    • PSYD - Mental Health Administration Specialization
    • PSYD - Non-Profit Management Specialization
    • PSYD - Organizational Leadership Specialization
    • PSYD - Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
    • MA Psychology - Mediation Conflict and Resolution
    • MA Psychology - Mental Health Counseling
    • MA Psychology - No Concentration
    • MA Psychology - Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • PHD Human Services - No Concentration
    • PSYD - Health and Wellness Psychology
    • PSYD - Mediation and Conflict Resolution
    • PSYD - Clinical Specialization
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Adult Development
    • Master of Arts in Human Development - Gerontology
    • MA Counseling: No Concentration
    • MA Counseling: Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling
    • MA Counseling: Clinical Health Counseling
  • Program Descriptions
    • Psychology (BA)
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)
  • Program Descriptions
    • Psychology (BA)

Additional Sociology Degree Facts for Virginia Schools

Virginia Schools offering online Sociology degrees

Online Sociology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 19 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
Mary Baldwin College 0 0 19 0 0
Virginia University of Lynchburg 0 0 12 0 0
Averett University-Non-Traditional Programs 0 0 9 0 0
How many Virginia schools offer online Sociology degrees?
  • 3 Bachelor's

What Sociology degree programs were earned in Virginia?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 32 Colleges 860 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 1 Colleges 1 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 3 Colleges 10 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 6 Colleges 25 Graduates
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