South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Seton Hall University is the largest finance school in South Orange, based on student population. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated approximately 84 students with credentials in finance.
A reported 104 students graduated with credentials in finance in South Orange in 2010. If you decide to attend a finance school in South Orange, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,470.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in South Orange, your job prospects are average. There were 42,800 finance professionals working in New Jersey and 9,300 working in the greater South Orange area in 2010. The government projects that the number of finance professionals in South Orange will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in South Orange is $75,290 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.