Sociology

Ranked in 2013 | Sociology Rankings Methodology

Sociologists study a broad range of societal dynamics and their effects on humans and individual attitudes. They may find jobs in community organizations, service agencies, universities and more. These are the top sociology schools.

Rank School name Score
#42 University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN

3.0
#39 Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

3.1
#39 University of Illinois—​Chicago

Chicago, IL

3.1
#39 University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

3.1
#35 Emory University

Atlanta, GA

3.2
#35 University of California—​San Diego

La Jolla, CA

3.2
#35 University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

3.2
#35 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

3.2
#31 University of California—​Davis

Davis, CA

3.3
#31 University of California—​Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA

3.3
#31 University of Massachusetts—​Amherst

Amherst, MA

3.3
#31 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

3.3
#28 CUNY Graduate School and University Center

New York, NY

3.4
#28 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

Piscataway, NJ

3.4
#28 University at Albany—​SUNY

Albany, NY

3.4
#27 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

3.5
#25 Brown University

Providence, RI

3.6
#25 University of California—​Irvine

Irvine, CA

3.6
#24 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

3.7
#20 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

3.8
#20 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

3.8
#20 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

3.8
#20 Yale University

New Haven, CT

3.8
#17 Cornell University

Ithaca, NY

3.9
#17 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

3.9

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