Social Sciences at CUNY Hunter College
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Social Sciences Degrees Available at Hunter
- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences
- Master’s Degree in Social Sciences
Hunter Social Sciences Rankings
|Best Value Colleges for Social Sciences||3|
|Most Popular Colleges for Social Sciences||66|
|Best Colleges for Social Sciences||129|
|Highest Paid Social Sciences Graduates||483|
Popularity of Social Sciences at Hunter
During the 2017-2018 academic year, CUNY Hunter College handed out 594 bachelor's degrees in social sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #66 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 10% over the previous year when 542 degrees were handed out.
In 2018, 119 students received their master’s degree in social sciences from Hunter. This makes it the #26 most popular school for social sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.
Hunter Social Sciences Students
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social sciences majors at CUNY Hunter College.
Hunter Social Sciences Bachelor’s Program
Of the 594 social sciences students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2017-2018 from Hunter, about 32% were men and 68% were women.
The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from CUNY Hunter College with a bachelor's in social sciences.
|Ethnic Background||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||77|
|Hispanic or Latino||199|
Hunter Social Sciences Master’s Program
Of the 119 social sciences students who graduated with a master's degree in 2017-2018 from Hunter, about 49% were men and 51% were women.
The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Hunter are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 57% of students fell into this category.
The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from CUNY Hunter College with a master's in social sciences.
|Ethnic Background||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||12|
|Hispanic or Latino||14|
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.
|Political Science & Government||132|
|Geography & Cartography||45|
Most Popular Majors Related to Social Sciences
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Communication & Journalism||193|
|Family, Consumer & Human Sciences||75|
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