Fort Lauderdale has a general population of 152,397 and an overall student population of 74,829. Approximately 29,153 of Fort Lauderdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Fort Lauderdale's largest history school is Nova Southeastern University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the History program at Nova Southeastern University.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a history degree from one of Fort Lauderdale's history schools. If you decide to attend a history school in Fort Lauderdale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,100.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for history related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Lauderdale-based history schools, you will have an added expense of $8,634 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,918.
Many history graduates choose to work as historians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Lauderdale, your job prospects are not very good. The number of historians in Fort Lauderdale is expected to decrease by -16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.