Aurora has a general population of 720 and an overall student population of 568. Approximately 568 of Aurora's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Of the 1 history schools in Aurora, the largest history school, by student population, is Wells College. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Wells College with credentials in history.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a history degree from one of Aurora's history schools. In 2009 tuition at history schools in Aurora was $29,680 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a history program in Aurora. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Aurora-based history schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,080.
Many history graduates choose to work as historians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aurora, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 historians in New York were working in the greater Aurora area. The number of historians in Aurora is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a historian in Aurora is $27,750 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for historians.