With an overall population of 36,330 and a student population of 21,266, approximately 20,688 of Rocklin students attend one of Rocklin's schools that offer fire science programs.
The largest fire science school in Rocklin, by student population, is Sierra College. In 2010, Sierra College graduated approximately 39 students from its fire science program.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in fire science from fire science schools in Rocklin in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Rocklin's fire science schools was $12,254 per year for instate students and $16,670 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,222 for fire science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,290.
If you decide to work as a fire science professional in Rocklin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 fire science professionals in California were working in the greater Rocklin area. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Rocklin. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fire science professional in Rocklin is $38,130 per year, which is lower than the average for fire science professionals state-wide.
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