Huntsville has a total population of 158,216 and a student population of 11,861. Of these students, 7,681 are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
University of Alabama in Huntsville is the largest sociology school in Huntsville, based on student population. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from University of Alabama in Huntsville with credentials in sociology.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in sociology in Huntsville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,217 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Huntsville sociology schools was an average of $28,335 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,542 for sociology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,208 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntsville-based sociology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntsville after graduating from sociology school, you should know that job prospects for sociologists in Huntsville, which is the most popular sociology profession, are average. The number of sociologists in Huntsville is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.