Brooklyn, New York has 2 gerontology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a certificate in gerontology.
The largest gerontology school in Brooklyn, by student population, is Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus. In 2010, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in gerontology.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in gerontology from gerontology schools in Brooklyn in 2010. If you decide to attend a gerontology school in Brooklyn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,751.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for gerontology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,801.
After graduating with your credentials in gerontology, if you decide to work as a gerontologist in Brooklyn, your job prospects are good. Brooklyn's gerontologist workforce is projected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for gerontologists.
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