Anna Maria College is the largest fire science school in Paxton, based on student population. In 2010, Anna Maria College graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in fire science.
A total of 47 students graduated with credentials in fire science from fire science schools in Paxton in 2010. If you decide to attend a fire science school in Paxton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,620.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for fire science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Paxton-based fire science schools, you will have an added expense of $9,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,688.
If you plan on staying in Paxton after graduating from fire science school, you should know that job prospects for fire science professionals in Paxton, which is the most popular fire science profession, are not very good. There were 2,770 fire science professionals working in Massachusetts and 110 working in the greater Paxton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Paxton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fire science professional in Paxton is $77,090 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fire science professionals.
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