Youngstown has a general population of 82,026 and an overall student population of 15,966. Approximately 14,644 of Youngstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer sociology programs.
Youngstown's largest sociology school is Youngstown State University. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Youngstown State University with credentials in sociology.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a sociology degree in Youngstown. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's sociology schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,212 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a sociology program in Youngstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Youngstown-based sociology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you plan on staying in Youngstown after graduating from sociology school, you should know that job prospects for sociologists in Youngstown, which is the most popular sociology profession, are good. The government projects that the number of sociologists in Youngstown will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for sociologists.