Princeton has a total population of 14,203 and a student population of 8,198. Of these students, 7,592 are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
The largest finance school in Princeton, by student population, is Princeton University. In 2010, approximately 28 students graduated from the Finance program at Princeton University.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a finance degree in Princeton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $35,340 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,260 for finance related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,680 per year, on average, for room and board at Princeton-based finance schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a finance professional in Princeton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 42,800 finance professionals in New Jersey, 2,680 were working in the greater Princeton area. The number of finance professionals in Princeton is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Princeton is $74,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.