Montclair has a general population of 38,977 and an overall student population of 18,361. Approximately 18,171 of Montclair's students are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
The largest math school in Montclair, by student population, is Montclair State University. In 2010, Montclair State University graduated approximately 58 students from its math program.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a math degree in Montclair. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Montclair math schools was an average of $33,785 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a math program in Montclair. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
Many math graduates choose to work as math professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Montclair, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 math professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Montclair area. The government projects that the number of math professionals in Montclair will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a math professional in Montclair is $82,460 per year, which is higher than the average for math professionals state-wide.