OpenSite

Get Started!

School Finder

Start here to find your school

1
2
3

Sociology Schools in Newton, Massachusetts

There are 33 schools around Newton, MA offering sociology programs. In 2010, 1,080 students graduated from programs at Newton sociology schools. 1,004 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 48 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,075 students graduate from sociology programs in Newton each year. This accounts for around 83% of students who Massachusetts schools graduate from sociology programs. Of those, ten students graduated with a degree in sociology at the associate's level, 1,004 with a bachelor's level degree, 48 with a degree at the master's level, and 18 with a doctorate level degree.

33 sociology schools are in Newton. Of these, while ten schools are public, 23 schools are private. While tuition at a private sociology school varies from $23,772 to $41,598, public sociology school tuition varies from $6,986 to $10,611.

Average tuition for programs in sociology is $26,100. The highest tuition for sociology programs, which is $41,598 each year, is at Tufts University, while the lowest tuition in Newton, which is $6,986 per year, is at Rhode Island College.

Newton schools offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing sociology.

Sociology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Newton, Massachusetts

On average, 1,075 students graduate from sociology programs in Newton each year. This accounts for around 83% of students who Massachusetts schools graduate from sociology programs. Of those, ten students graduated with a degree in sociology at the associate's level, 1,004 with a bachelor's level degree, 48 with a degree at the master's level, and 18 with a doctorate level degree.

Sociology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Newton, Massachusetts

  • Associate 2006: 3
  • Associate 2007: 5
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 10
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 1039
  • Bachelor 2007: 1055
  • Bachelor 2008: 988
  • Bachelor 2009: 1023
  • Bachelor 2010: 1004
  • Master 2006: 53
  • Master 2007: 60
  • Master 2008: 46
  • Master 2009: 68
  • Master 2010: 48
  • Doctorate 2006: 24
  • Doctorate 2007: 24
  • Doctorate 2008: 32
  • Doctorate 2009: 27
  • Doctorate 2010: 18

Sociology Program Availability in Newton, Massachusetts

Newton schools offer a total of 49 sociology programs. Of these programs, about 67.3% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Sociology Program Availability in Newton, Massachusetts

  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 33
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 6

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47240
  • 25th Percentile: 53230
  • Median: 64600
  • 75th Percentile: 83180
  • 90th Percentile: 92000

Sociologists — Salary by Percentile

Sociologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41910
  • 25th Percentile: 48640
  • Median: 60610
  • 75th Percentile: 75640
  • 90th Percentile: 87970

Career Trends

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists and Archeologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42330
  • Median Salary 2007: 45000
  • Median Salary 2008: 43060
  • Median Salary 2009: 53830
  • Median Salary 2010: 64600
  • Total Employed 2006:
  • Total Employed 2007:
  • Total Employed 2008:
  • Total Employed 2009:
  • Total Employed 2010:

Sociologists — Employment Trend

Sociologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74820
  • Median Salary 2007: 81610
  • Median Salary 2008: 63250
  • Median Salary 2009: 64160
  • Median Salary 2010: 60610
  • Total Employed 2006: 85
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Newton vs Massachusetts Sociology Employment

Newton vs Massachusetts Sociology Employment

  • Employed in Newton: 76.923% (200)

Sociology Schools in Newton, Massachusetts

Change Your Location

Degrees Available

Campus Setting

1. Lasell College

1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 2466
(617) 243-2000

Lasell College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1851. Lasell, which is near the center of the city, is located in Newton, MA. It offers subjects such as liberal arts and psychology. This school offers 28 bachelors level degrees and one masters level degree to students. 1,798 students pursued degrees from the 29 programs at this school in 2010. Lasell is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.