With an overall population of 29,871 and a student population of 18,858, approximately 2,453 of Poughkeepsie students attend one of Poughkeepsie's schools that offer sociology programs.
Vassar College is the largest sociology school in Poughkeepsie, based on student population. In 2010, Vassar College graduated approximately 24 students from its sociology program.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in sociology from sociology schools in Poughkeepsie in 2010. In 2009 tuition at sociology schools in Poughkeepsie was $41,930 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $860 for sociology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a sociologist in Poughkeepsie is $74,000 per year, which is higher than the average for sociologists state-wide.