Bridgewater has a general population of 6,664 and an overall student population of 10,774. Approximately 10,774 of Bridgewater's students are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Bridgewater State University is the largest sociology school in Bridgewater, based on student population. In 2010, Bridgewater State University graduated approximately 28 students from its sociology program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a sociology degree from one of Bridgewater's sociology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bridgewater's sociology schools was $20,473 per year for instate students and $26,613 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for sociology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
After graduating with your credentials in sociology, if you decide to work as a sociologist in Bridgewater, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of sociologists in Bridgewater will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.