With an overall population of 34,733 and a student population of 30,803, approximately 30,803 of San Marcos students attend one of San Marcos's schools that offer sociology programs.
Of the 1 sociology schools in San Marcos, the largest sociology school, by student population, is Texas State University-San Marcos. In 2010, Texas State University-San Marcos graduated approximately 106 students with credentials in sociology.
A reported 106 students graduated with credentials in sociology in San Marcos in 2010. If you decide to attend one of San Marcos's sociology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,148 per year in instate tuition and $24,796 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in San Marcos. And if you live on campus at one of the San Marcos-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,392 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,278.
If you plan on staying in San Marcos after graduating from sociology school, you should know that job prospects for sociologists in San Marcos, which is the most popular sociology profession, are good. The number of sociologists in San Marcos is expected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.