Of the 1 fire science schools in Bedford, the largest fire science school, by student population, is Middlesex Community College. In 2010, Middlesex Community College graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in fire science.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a fire science degree in Bedford. In 2009 tuition at fire science schools in Bedford was $3,650 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fire science program in Bedford.
Many fire science graduates choose to work as fire science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bedford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,770 fire science professionals in Massachusetts. Of these fire science professionals, 1,320 were working in the greater Bedford area. The government projects that the number of fire science professionals in Bedford will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
As a fire science professional in Bedford, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,820 per year. This is higher than the average salary for fire science professionals in the state.
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