Bridgewater has a total population of 6,664 and a student population of 10,774. Of these students, 10,774 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Bridgewater State University is the largest finance school in Bridgewater, based on student population. In 2010, Bridgewater State University graduated approximately 28 students from its finance program.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in finance from finance schools in Bridgewater in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bridgewater finance schools was an average of $26,613 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Bridgewater. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Bridgewater, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 38,330 finance professionals in Massachusetts. Of these finance professionals, 500 were working in the greater Bridgewater area. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in Bridgewater will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Bridgewater is $63,570 per year, which is lower than the average for finance professionals state-wide.