Brunswick has a general population of 14,816 and an overall student population of 1,777. Approximately 1,777 of Brunswick's students are enrolled in schools that offer health science programs.
Brunswick's largest health science school is Bowdoin College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Bowdoin College with credentials in health science.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a health science degree from one of Brunswick's health science schools. In 2009 tuition at health science schools in Brunswick was $40,020 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a health science program in Brunswick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,880 per year, on average, for room and board at Brunswick-based health science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Brunswick after graduating from health science school, you should know that job prospects for health science professionals in Brunswick, which is the most popular health science profession, are good. There were 14,500 health science professionals working in Maine and 4,680 working in the greater Brunswick area in 2010. Brunswick's health science professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for health science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a health science professional in Brunswick is $59,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for health science professionals.