Bowie has a general population of 50,269 and an overall student population of 5,617. Approximately 5,617 of Bowie's students are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
Bowie State University is the largest math school in Bowie, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Bowie State University with credentials in math.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a math degree from one of Bowie's math schools. If you decide to attend one of Bowie's math schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,645 per year in instate tuition and $29,083 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a math program in Bowie. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,135 per year, on average, for room and board at Bowie-based math schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,511.
Many math graduates choose to work as math professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bowie, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,670 math professionals working in Maryland and 3,050 working in the greater Bowie area in 2010. Bowie's math professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a math professional in Bowie is $94,160 per year, which is higher than the average for math professionals state-wide.