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Social Sciences at Arizona State University - Tempe

We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. We've also included details on how ASU - Tempe ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in social sciences.

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Social Sciences Degrees Available at ASU - Tempe

  • Certificate (Less Than 1 Year) in Social Sciences
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • Master’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • Doctorate Degree in Social Sciences

ASU - Tempe Social Sciences Rankings

The bachelor's program at ASU - Tempe was ranked #97 on College Factual's Best Schools for social sciences list. It is also ranked #1 in Arizona.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Colleges for Social Sciences 30
Best Social Sciences Colleges for Veterans 44
Best Value Colleges for Social Sciences 53
Best Colleges for Social Sciences 97

Popularity of Social Sciences at ASU - Tempe

During the 2018-2019 academic year, Arizona State University - Tempe handed out 822 bachelor's degrees in social sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #30 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 10% over the previous year when 912 degrees were handed out.

In 2019, 40 students received their master’s degree in social sciences from ASU - Tempe. This makes it the #108 most popular school for social sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 35 students received their doctoral degrees in social sciences in 2019, making the school the #37 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Social Sciences Student Diversity at ASU - Tempe

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social sciences majors at Arizona State University - Tempe.

ASU - Tempe Social Sciences Bachelor’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 64% of social sciences bachelor's degrees went to men and 36% went to women.

ASU - Tempe Gender Breakdown of Social Sciences Bachelor's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Arizona State University - Tempe with a bachelor's in social sciences.

Ethnic Diversity of Social Sciences Majors at Arizona State University - Tempe
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 41
Black or African American 38
Hispanic or Latino 142
White 398
Non-Resident Aliens 164
Other Races 39

ASU - Tempe Social Sciences Master’s Program

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 40 social sciences majors earned their master's degree from ASU - Tempe. Of these graduates, 65% were men and 35% were women.

ASU - Tempe Gender Breakdown of Social Sciences Master's Degree Grads

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 62% of 2019 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Arizona State University - Tempe with a master's in social sciences.

Ethnic Diversity of Social Sciences Majors at Arizona State University - Tempe
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 25
Non-Resident Aliens 11
Other Races 2

Social Sciences Majors

Social Sciences students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Political Science & Government 370
Economics 315
Geography & Cartography 114
Sociology 87
Anthropology 87
Other Social Sciences 18
General Social Sciences 2
Demography & Population Studies 1

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 618
Psychology 521
Communication & Journalism 322
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 157
History 104

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