Graduate Placements Chart

First Position for Our Sociology Ph.D. Graduates


Pie chart showing first position for Duke Sociology Ph.D. graduates


  • Academic Tenure Track: Higher education, tenured or tenure track positions
  • Academic Non-Tenure Track: Higher education non-tenure track positions, excluding administrative and staff positions
  • Post Docs: Post-docs and fellowships
  • Private: Private for profit enterprises
  • Public: Federal, state, local government
  • Other: Higher education (administrative and staff positions only), all other non-profits, self employed, homemakers, etc.
  • Unknown: Data not available