Plattsburgh has a total population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760. Of these students, 6,453 are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Of the 1 sociology schools in Plattsburgh, the largest sociology school, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, SUNY College at Plattsburgh graduated approximately 25 students from its sociology program.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a sociology degree in Plattsburgh. If you decide to attend one of Plattsburgh's sociology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in instate tuition and $25,545 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in Plattsburgh. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
After graduating with your credentials in sociology, if you decide to work as a sociologist in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of sociologists is expected to increase by 6% in Plattsburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.