Binghamton has a general population of 47,380 and an overall student population of 21,906. Approximately 14,709 of Binghamton's students are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Of the 1 sociology schools in Binghamton, the largest sociology school, by student population, is SUNY at Binghamton. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY at Binghamton with credentials in sociology.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a sociology degree in Binghamton. Tuition in 2009 at Binghamton's sociology schools was $19,175 per year for instate students and $27,075 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in Binghamton. And if you live on campus at one of the Binghamton-based sociology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in sociology, if you decide to work as a sociologist in Binghamton, your job prospects are not very good. The number of sociologists in Binghamton is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.