Melbourne has a total population of 71,382 and a student population of 9,123. Of these students, 8,227 are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
Of the 1 math schools in Melbourne, the largest math school, by student population, is Florida Institute of Technology. In 2010, Florida Institute of Technology graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in math.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in math from math schools in Melbourne in 2010. In 2009 tuition at math schools in Melbourne was $31,520 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for math related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,630 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a math professional in Melbourne, your job prospects are good. There were 430 math professionals working in Florida and 30 working in the greater Melbourne area in 2010. The government projects that the number of math professionals in Melbourne will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a math professional in Melbourne is $39,830 per year, which is lower than the average for math professionals state-wide.