Elmira has a total population of 30,940 and a student population of 2,218. Of these students, 1,634 are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Of the 1 history schools in Elmira, the largest history school, by student population, is Elmira College. In 2010, Elmira College graduated approximately 6 students from its history program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a history degree in Elmira. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,850 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $450 for history related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elmira-based history schools, you will have an added expense of $10,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a historian in Elmira, your job prospects are not very good. Elmira'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.