With an overall population of 150,624 and a student population of 68,614, approximately 39,785 of Tallahassee students attend one of Tallahassee's schools that offer real estate programs.
The largest real estate school in Tallahassee, by student population, is Florida State University. In 2010, approximately 48 students graduated from the Real Estate program at Florida State University.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a real estate degree from one of Tallahassee's real estate schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,880 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tallahassee real estate schools was an average of $32,325 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for real estate related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Tallahassee-based real estate schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,272.
After graduating with your credentials in real estate, if you decide to work as a real estate professional in Tallahassee, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 47,960 real estate professionals in Florida. Of these real estate professionals, 340 were working in the greater Tallahassee area. The number of real estate professionals in Tallahassee is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for real estate professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a real estate professional in Tallahassee is $29,240 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for real estate professionals.