With an overall population of 48,208 and a student population of 31,789, approximately 11,092 of Fort Myers students attend one of Fort Myers's schools that offer sociology programs.
Fort Myers's largest sociology school is Florida Gulf Coast University. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Sociology program at Florida Gulf Coast University.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a sociology degree in Fort Myers. Tuition in 2009 at Fort Myers's sociology schools was $16,679 per year for instate students and $31,938 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for sociology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Myers-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,037.
After graduating with your credentials in sociology, if you decide to work as a sociologist in Fort Myers, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of sociologists in Fort Myers will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.