Union has a general population of 54,405 and an overall student population of 17,065. Approximately 15,051 of Union's students are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
Union's largest math school is Kean University. In 2010, approximately 43 students graduated from the Math program at Kean University.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a math degree in Union. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,184 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Union math schools was an average of $29,819 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for math related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,237 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,204.
After graduating with your credentials in math, if you decide to work as a math professional in Union, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 math professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Union area. The number of math professionals in Union is expected to 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 Union is $82,460 per year, which is higher than the average for math professionals state-wide.