With an overall population of 57,107 and a student population of 1,356, approximately 994 of Brookline students attend one of Brookline's schools that offer finance programs.
Brookline's largest finance school is Newbury College-Brookline. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Finance program at Newbury College-Brookline.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a finance degree in Brookline. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Brookline was $23,500 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Brookline. And if you live on campus at one of the Brookline-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $11,230 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,500.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brookline, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 38,330 finance professionals in Massachusetts. Of these finance professionals, 22,530 were working in the greater Brookline area. Brookline's finance professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
As a finance professional in Brookline, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,570 per year. This is higher than the average salary for finance professionals in the state.