With an overall population of 648 and a student population of 13,685, approximately 13,685 of Upper Marlboro students attend one of Upper Marlboro's schools that offer forensic science programs.
The largest forensic science school in Upper Marlboro, by student population, is Prince George's Community College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Prince George's Community College with credentials in forensic science.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a forensic science degree in Upper Marlboro. In 2009 tuition at forensic science schools in Upper Marlboro was $3,146 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $794 for forensic science related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Upper Marlboro after graduating from forensic science school, you should know that job prospects for forensic science technicians in Upper Marlboro, which is the most popular forensic science profession, are good. There were 420 forensic science technicians working in Maryland and 290 working in the greater Upper Marlboro area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Upper Marlboro will increase by 38% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
As a forensic science technician in Upper Marlboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,290 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic science technicians in the state.