Daytona Beach has a total population of 64,112 and a student population of 41,474. Of these students, 17,352 are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
Daytona State College is the largest fire science school in Daytona Beach, based on student population. In 2010, Daytona State College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in fire science.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a fire science degree in Daytona Beach. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,666 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for fire science related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in fire science, if you decide to work as a fire science professional in Daytona Beach, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 133 fire science professionals in Florida were working in the greater Daytona Beach area. The government projects that the number of fire science professionals in Daytona Beach will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Daytona Beach is $69,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fire science professionals.
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