Adrian has a general population of 21,574 and an overall student population of 3,967. Approximately 2,351 of Adrian's students are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
Adrian's largest fire science school is Siena Heights University. In 2010, Siena Heights University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in fire science.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a fire science degree from one of Adrian's fire science schools. If you decide to attend a fire science school in Adrian, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,210.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fire science program in Adrian. And if you live on campus at one of the Adrian-based fire science schools, you will have an added expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many fire science graduates choose to work as fire science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Adrian, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,190 fire science professionals working in Michigan and 50 working in the greater Adrian area in 2010. The government projects that the number of fire science professionals in Adrian will increase by 4% by the year 2018. 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 Adrian is $55,050 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for fire science professionals.