With an overall population of 65,358 and a student population of 6,163, approximately 1,934 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer sociology programs.
The largest sociology school in Springfield, by student population, is Wittenberg University. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Sociology program at Wittenberg University.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in sociology in Springfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sociology schools in Springfield was $34,190 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 $8,772 per year, on average, for room and board at Springfield-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 Springfield, your job prospects are good. Springfield'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.