Gainesville has a general population of 95,447 and an overall student population of 66,405. Approximately 50,691 of Gainesville's students are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
University of Florida is the largest math school in Gainesville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Florida graduated approximately 95 students with credentials in math.
A reported 126 students graduated with credentials in math in Gainesville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Gainesville's math schools was $16,183 per year for instate students and $35,554 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $990 for math related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Gainesville-based math schools, you will have an added expense of $7,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,683.
If you plan on staying in Gainesville after graduating from math school, you should know that job prospects for math professionals in Gainesville, which is the most popular math profession, are good. There were 430 math professionals working in Florida and 60 working in the greater Gainesville area in 2010. The number of math professionals in Gainesville is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
As a math professional in Gainesville, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,070 per year. This is lower than the average salary for math professionals in the state.