Boca Raton has a total population of 74,764 and a student population of 30,283. Of these students, 27,637 are enrolled in schools that offer real estate programs.
The largest real estate school in Boca Raton, by student population, is Florida Atlantic University. In 2010, Florida Atlantic University graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in real estate.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in real estate in Boca Raton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Boca Raton's real estate schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,439 per year in instate tuition and $26,116 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for real estate related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boca Raton-based real estate schools, you will have an added expense of $9,582 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Boca Raton after graduating from real estate school, you should know that job prospects for real estate professionals in Boca Raton, which is the most popular real estate profession, are not very good. There were 47,960 real estate professionals working in Florida and 1,580 working in the greater Boca Raton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of real estate professionals in Boca Raton will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for real estate professionals.
As a real estate professional in Boca Raton, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for real estate professionals in the state.