With an overall population of 3,784 and a student population of 13,321, approximately 13,321 of Orange Beach students attend one of Orange Beach's schools that offer fire science programs.
Columbia Southern University is the largest fire science school in Orange Beach, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 407 students graduated from the Fire Science program at Columbia Southern University.
A reported 407 students graduated with credentials in fire science in Orange Beach in 2010.
Many fire science graduates choose to work as fire science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Orange Beach, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 670 fire science professionals in Alabama, 50 were working in the greater Orange Beach area. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Orange Beach. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
As a fire science professional in Orange Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for fire science professionals in the state.