Mount Vernon has a total population of 14,375 and a student population of 2,885. Of these students, 2,622 are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is the largest sociology school in Mount Vernon, based on student population. In 2010, Mount Vernon Nazarene University graduated approximately 9 students from its sociology program.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in sociology in Mount Vernon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sociology schools in Mount Vernon was $20,330 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sociology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,890 per year, on average, for room and board at Mount Vernon-based sociology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many sociology graduates choose to work as sociologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. Mount Vernon's sociologist workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.