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Social Sciences at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus

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. In addition, we cover how BGSU ranks in comparison to other schools with social sciences programs.

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Social Sciences Degrees Available at BGSU

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • Master’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • Doctorate Degree in Social Sciences

BGSU Social Sciences Rankings

The bachelor's program at BGSU was ranked #519 on College Factual's Best Schools for social sciences list. It is also ranked #22 in Ohio.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Social Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 350
Best Colleges for Social Sciences 519
Most Focused Colleges for Social Sciences 908

Popularity of Social Sciences at BGSU

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Bowling Green State University - Main Campus handed out 91 bachelor's degrees in social sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #387 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 3% over the previous year when 94 degrees were handed out.

In 2018, 37 students received their master’s degree in social sciences from BGSU. This makes it the #124 most popular school for social sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 5 students received their doctoral degrees in social sciences in 2018, making the school the #142 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Social Sciences Student Diversity at BGSU

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social sciences majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus.

BGSU Social Sciences Bachelor’s Program

Of the 91 social sciences students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2017-2018 from BGSU, about 57% were men and 43% were women.

BGSU Gender Breakdown of Social Sciences Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at BGSU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 78% of students fell into this category.

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

Ethnic Diversity of Social Sciences Majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 13
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 71
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 5

BGSU Social Sciences Master’s Program

During the 2017-2018 academic year, 37 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in social sciences from BGSU. About 54% were men and 46% were women.

BGSU Gender Breakdown of Social Sciences Master's Degree Grads

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at BGSU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 68% of students fell into this category.

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

Ethnic Diversity of Social Sciences Majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 25
Non-Resident Aliens 7
Other Races 0

Areas of Concentration for Social Sciences

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

Concentration Annual Graduates
Political Science & Government 48
Sociology 31
Economics 26
Criminology 20
Geography & Cartography 8

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 804
Psychology 138
Communication & Journalism 89
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 68
History 47

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