With an overall population of 4,423 and a student population of 3,629, approximately 3,629 of Sonora students attend one of Sonora's schools that offer forestry programs.
Of the 1 forestry schools in Sonora, the largest forestry school, by student population, is Columbia College. In 2010, Columbia College graduated approximately 4 students from its forestry program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in forestry from forestry schools in Sonora in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $670 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forestry program in Sonora.
If you plan on staying in Sonora after graduating from forestry school, you should know that job prospects for foresters in Sonora, which is the most popular forestry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 foresters in California were working in the greater Sonora area. The number of foresters in Sonora is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for foresters.
As a forester in Sonora, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for foresters in the state.