With an overall population of 563,662 and a student population of 55,075, approximately 28,168 of El Paso students attend one of El Paso's schools that offer fire science programs.
El Paso Community College is the largest fire science school in El Paso, based on student population. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from El Paso Community College with credentials in fire science.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a fire science certificate from one of El Paso's fire science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,690 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,026 for fire science related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in fire science, if you decide to work as a fire science professional in El Paso, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to increase by 19% in El Paso. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.