With an overall population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723, approximately 6,617 of Danbury students attend one of Danbury's schools that offer finance programs.
Danbury's largest finance school is Western Connecticut State University. In 2010, Western Connecticut State University graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a finance degree in Danbury. If you decide to attend one of Danbury's finance schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,055 per year in instate tuition and $31,747 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danbury, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 36 finance professionals in Connecticut were working in the greater Danbury area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Danbury will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Danbury is $65,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.