Hays has a general population of 20,013 and an overall student population of 11,350. Approximately 11,308 of Hays's students are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Of the 1 sociology schools in Hays, the largest sociology school, by student population, is Fort Hays State University. In 2010, Fort Hays State University graduated approximately 31 students from its sociology program.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in sociology from sociology schools in Hays in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,674 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hays sociology schools was an average of $22,827 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $840 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in Hays. And if you live on campus at one of the Hays-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,560 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,114.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sociologist in Hays is $51,500 per year, which is lower than the average for sociologists state-wide.