There are schools offering sociology degrees in Massachusetts!
Schools Offering Sociology Programs in Massachusetts
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The top-ranked school in Massachusetts with a sociology program is Harvard University, which is located in Cambridge. In 2010, it was ranked 0th nationwide. In 2010, Harvard University graduated 54 students from its sociology program. Harvard University charged in-state students $38,415 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a sociology program is Tufts University. Tufts University, which was ranked 12th in the country in 2010, is located in Medford. In 2010, 19 students graduated from Tufts University sociology program. The tuition rate at Tufts University was $41,598 per year.
The third-ranked school in Massachusetts with a sociology program is Amherst College, which is located in Amherst. In 2010, it was ranked 13th nationwide. In 2010, 9 students graduated from Amherst College sociology program. Tuition at Amherst College was $40,862 per year.
Tuition at Massachusetts' sociology schools ranges from $41,598 per year to $3,144 per year. But, the average tuition is $27,089 per year. In 2010, the following Massachusetts sociology schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Tufts University - located in Medford, students are charged $41,598 per year
- Williams College - located in Williamstown, students are charged $41,434 per year
- Hampshire College - located in Amherst, students are charged $41,299 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Massachusetts sociology schools were charged at the following schools:
- Bunker Hill Community College - located in Charlestown, students are charged $3,144 per year
- Bridgewater State University - located in Bridgewater, students are charged $7,053 per year
- Framingham State University - located in Framingham, students are charged $7,065 per year
A sociology degree from a Massachusetts school... what next?
The highest percentage of sociology graduates in Massachusetts pursue careers as a sociologist. In 2010, there were 200 sociologists working in Massachusetts. The following counties have the largest number of Massachusetts sociologists:
- Bristol County - 200 sociologists
The government projects that by 2018, the number of sociologists in the state of Massachusetts will grow to 300. This would require a 25% growth in the profession.
A sociologist in Massachusetts earns $62,980 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Massachusetts sociologists earned as little as less than $41,910 per year or as much as more than $87,970 per year. On average a sociologist earns the most in the following Massachusetts counties:
- Bristol County - $62,980 per year
For more data regarding a career in sociology in Massachusetts and to compare salaries with various related fields such as forensic psychology or school psychology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Sociology in Massachusetts
- Bachelor's Degree in Sociology in Massachusetts
- Master's Degree in Sociology in Massachusetts
- Doctoral Degree in Sociology in Massachusetts
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,267 miles from location||Boston University||Boston||MA||85.9479||20%||31,960|
|5,268 miles from location||Harvard University||Cambridge||MA||100.0||80%||27,651|
|5,266 miles from location||Northeastern University||Boston||MA||82.4476||20%||27,537|
|5,339 miles from location||University of Massachusetts Amherst||Amherst||MA||39.6358||21%||27,016|
|5,270 miles from location||Boston College||Chestnut Hill||MA||86.2323||25%||15,036|
|5,263 miles from location||University of Massachusetts-Boston||Boston||MA||23.6688||26%||14,912|
|5,283 miles from location||University of Massachusetts-Lowell||Lowell||MA||30.5008||37%||13,602|
|5,265 miles from location||Bunker Hill Community College||Charlestown||MA||10.7498||n/a||11,009|
|5,255 miles from location||Bridgewater State University||Bridgewater||MA||31.299||32%||10,774|
|5,268 miles from location||Tufts University||Medford||MA||87.5225||33%||10,252|
|5,259 miles from location||Salem State University||Salem||MA||26.9378||31%||10,125|
|5,251 miles from location||University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth||North Dartmouth||MA||27.8038||32%||9,302|
|5,265 miles from location||Suffolk University||Boston||MA||59.9395||16%||9,148|
|5,305 miles from location||Fitchburg State University||Fitchburg||MA||60.4816||33%||7,043|
|5,283 miles from location||Framingham State University||Framingham||MA||60.0669||34%||5,989|
|5,348 miles from location||Westfield State University||Westfield||MA||31.0441||37%||5,675|
|5,275 miles from location||Brandeis University||Waltham||MA||81.2242||30%||5,598|
|5,303 miles from location||Worcester State University||Worcester||MA||57.4626||33%||5,473|
|5,336 miles from location||Springfield College||Springfield||MA||31.5966||35%||5,107|
|5,267 miles from location||Simmons College||Boston||MA||65.2275||18%||5,003|
|5,334 miles from location||Western New England College||Springfield||MA||25.6194||18%||3,710|
|5,301 miles from location||Clark University||Worcester||MA||34.2011||20%||3,416|
|5,336 miles from location||American International College||Springfield||MA||51.0356||31%||3,414|
|5,266 miles from location||Curry College||Milton||MA||52.1152||19%||3,125|
|5,343 miles from location||Smith College||Northampton||MA||37.759||35%||3,121|
|5,300 miles from location||College of the Holy Cross||Worcester||MA||38.8059||31%||2,932|
|5,302 miles from location||Assumption College||Worcester||MA||29.7589||17%||2,794|
|5,262 miles from location||Stonehill College||North Easton||MA||35.2895||21%||2,468|
|5,267 miles from location||Emmanuel College||Boston||MA||61.4947||14%||2,454|
|5,276 miles from location||Wellesley College||Wellesley Hills||MA||82.2198||40%||2,324|
|5,339 miles from location||Mount Holyoke College||South Hadley||MA||36.5003||32%||2,304|
|5,377 miles from location||Williams College||Williamstown||MA||43.4344||45%||2,141|
|5,273 miles from location||Merrimack College||North Andover||MA||30.19||18%||2,090|
|5,372 miles from location||Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts||North Adams||MA||26.3877||30%||1,962|
|5,338 miles from location||Amherst College||Amherst||MA||86.6099||38%||1,744|
|5,257 miles from location||Gordon College||Wenham||MA||68.7889||35%||1,685|
|5,274 miles from location||Lasell College||Auburndale||MA||54.131||34%||1,672|
|5,265 miles from location||Wheaton College||Norton||MA||32.9407||22%||1,632|
|5,307 miles from location||Anna Maria College||Paxton||MA||53.6904||26%||1,589|
|5,277 miles from location||Regis College||Weston||MA||56.8755||19%||1,586|
|5,338 miles from location||Hampshire College||Amherst||MA||69.1162||24%||1,463|
|5,339 miles from location||College of Our Lady of the Elms||Chicopee||MA||67.8925||32%||1,260|
|5,278 miles from location||Dean College||Franklin||MA||51.3531||68%||1,113|
|5,261 miles from location||Eastern Nazarene College||Quincy||MA||54.2902||35%||1,075|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary +||850||$76,380||41.7%|
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