Alamogordo has a general population of 35,582 and an overall student population of 4,728. Approximately 3,641 of Alamogordo's students are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
New Mexico State University-Alamogordo is the largest fire science school in Alamogordo, based on student population. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Alamogordo graduated approximately 0 students from its fire science program.
In 2009 tuition at fire science schools in Alamogordo was $1,286 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,032 for fire science related books and supplies every year.
Many fire science graduates choose to work as fire science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alamogordo, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 330 fire science professionals in New Mexico, 80 were working in the greater Alamogordo area. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Alamogordo. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fire science professional in Alamogordo is $116,540 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fire science professionals.