College Park has a total population of 24,657 and a student population of 37,195. Of these students, 37,195 are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
The largest math school in College Park, by student population, is University of Maryland-College Park. Approximately 118 students graduated in 2010 from University of Maryland-College Park with credentials in math.
A reported 170 students graduated with credentials in math in College Park in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at College Park's math schools was $21,677 per year for instate students and $37,614 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,025 for math related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,575 per year, on average, for room and board at College Park-based math schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,102.
If you plan on staying in College Park after graduating from math school, you should know that job prospects for math professionals in College Park, which is the most popular math profession, are not very good. There were 2,670 math professionals working in Maryland and 3,050 working in the greater College Park area in 2010. The number of math professionals in College Park is expected 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 College Park is $94,160 per year, which is higher than the average for math professionals state-wide.