With an overall population of 42,762 and a student population of 3,363, approximately 3,363 of Elmhurst students attend one of Elmhurst's schools that offer history programs.
The largest history school in Elmhurst, by student population, is Elmhurst College. In 2010, Elmhurst College graduated approximately 16 students from its history program.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in history from history schools in Elmhurst in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,330 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for history related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,874 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,000.
If you plan on staying in Elmhurst after graduating from history school, you should know that job prospects for historians in Elmhurst, which is the most popular history profession, are not very good. There were 530 historians working in Illinois and 200 working in the greater Elmhurst area in 2010. Elmhurst's historian workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
As a historian in Elmhurst, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for historians in the state.