If you are interested in pursuing finance, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 finance schools in Alfred, New York. Alfred has a general population of 3,954 and an overall student population of 5,849. Approximately 5,849 of Alfred's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Of the 2 finance schools in Alfred, the largest finance school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Alfred. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Alfred graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a finance degree from one of Alfred's finance schools. Tuition in 2009 at Alfred's finance schools was $29,011 per year for instate students and $30,901 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,075 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,182 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,862.
Many finance graduates choose to work as finance professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 111,260 finance professionals in New York. Of these finance professionals, 1,010 were working in the greater Alfred area. The number of finance professionals in Alfred 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 Alfred is $57,550 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.