Waltham has a total population of 59,226 and a student population of 11,226. Of these students, 5,598 are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
The largest sociology school in Waltham, by student population, is Brandeis University. In 2010, Brandeis University graduated approximately 42 students from its sociology program.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in sociology from sociology schools in Waltham in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,762 per year in tuition costs.
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 at one of the Waltham-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $11,166 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $43,032.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sociologist in Waltham is $73,050 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for sociologists.