With an overall population of 292,648 and a student population of 73,039, approximately 14,823 of Buffalo students attend one of Buffalo's schools that offer fire science programs.
The largest fire science school in Buffalo, by student population, is Erie Community College. In 2010, Erie Community College graduated approximately 10 students from its fire science program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a fire science degree in Buffalo. If you decide to attend a fire science school in Buffalo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,640.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fire science program in Buffalo.
If you plan on staying in Buffalo after graduating from fire science school, you should know that job prospects for fire science professionals in Buffalo, which is the most popular fire science profession, are not very good. There were 4,050 fire science professionals working in New York and 330 working in the greater Buffalo area in 2010. Buffalo's fire science professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fire science professional in Buffalo is $73,310 per year, which is higher than the average for fire science professionals state-wide.
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