Waco, Texas has 2 sociology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in sociology. Waco has a general population of 113,726 and an overall student population of 31,041. Approximately 23,742 of Waco's students are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Waco's largest sociology school is Baylor University. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Sociology program at Baylor University.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a sociology degree in Waco. In 2009 tuition at sociology schools in Waco was $14,911 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,285 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in Waco. And if you live on campus at one of the Waco-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,971 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,027.
Many sociology graduates choose to work as sociologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waco, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of sociologists is expected to increase by 29% in Waco. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.