Alameda has a total population of 72,259 and a student population of 8,369. Of these students, 7,302 are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Of the 1 sociology schools in Alameda, the largest sociology school, by student population, is College of Alameda. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from College of Alameda with credentials in sociology.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in sociology in Alameda in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $732 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for sociology related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a sociologist in Alameda, your job prospects are good. There were 1,300 sociologists working in California and 110 working in the greater Alameda area in 2010. Alameda's sociologist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sociologist in Alameda is $82,740 per year, which is higher than the average for sociologists state-wide.