Walnut has a total population of 30,004 and a student population of 29,935. Of these students, 29,935 are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
Mt. San Antonio College is the largest fire science school in Walnut, based on student population. In 2010, Mt. San Antonio College graduated approximately 77 students with credentials in fire science.
A total of 77 students graduated with credentials in fire science from fire science schools in Walnut in 2010. In 2009 tuition at fire science schools in Walnut was $658 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fire science program in Walnut.
If you decide to work as a fire science professional in Walnut, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 8,600 fire science professionals in California. Of these fire science professionals, 2,100 were working in the greater Walnut area. The number of fire science professionals in Walnut is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fire science professional in Walnut is $43,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fire science professionals.