Sojourner Douglass College

Sojourner Douglass College

Sojourner-Douglass College, S-D C, is a private four year college in Baltimore, Maryland that was founded in 1972 and established as the Homestead Montebello Center of Antioch College; it was given its present name in 1980. The college offers undergraduate and graduate programs in business, social work, applied social sciences, public administration, urban education, and public campaign management. It also has a section called the Division of Professional and Continuing Studies.

Sojourner-Douglass College, which encourages student participation in politics, has a student government organization which supervises numerous events and functions on campus. The college has a vibrant student life including honor societies like Sigma Beta Delta and Zeta Phi Beta. It also has an international student organization. Eligible students can choose from a number of financial aid options such as scholarships, loans, and grants.

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Contacting Sojourner-Douglass College

Sojourner-Douglass College
500 N Caroline St
Baltimore , MD 21205-1898
General Phone: (410) 276-0306

Sojourner-Douglass College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Family and Social Work93community organization, public administration
Therapy and Counseling68educational psychology, psychology courses
Nursing and Emergency Medicine0licensed practical nurse
Media0political communication

Number of programs and degrees for Sojourner-Douglass College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years01
Bachelor's degree1413
Master's degree201
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01

Sojourner-Douglass College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Sojourner-Douglass College had a total enrollment of 1,151 students (1,418 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 95%
Graduate 5%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 2%
Black 95%
Hispanic 0%
American Indian 0%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 1%
20-21 4%
22-24 8%
25-29 15%
30-34 16%
35-39 14%
40-49 25%
50-64 15%
65+ 0%

Sojourner-Douglass College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 49 %
Part-Time 58 %

Sojourner-Douglass College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Baltimore, Maryland for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Maryland Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Sojourner-Douglass College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,478
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,478
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Sojourner-Douglass College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2127900)

Sojourner-Douglass College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year22$11,25030$11,250
All faculty totalcalendar year22$11,25030$11,250

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Sojourner-Douglass College Degree Programs (2007)

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy
Public Administration

Political Communication

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Therapy And Counseling
Educational Psychology
Psychology, Other

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What Sets Sojourner-Douglass College Apart:

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