Farmingdale has a total population of 8,399 and a student population of 6,988. Of these students, 6,988 are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
Farmingdale State College is the largest math school in Farmingdale, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Math program at Farmingdale State College.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in math from math schools in Farmingdale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,968 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Farmingdale math schools was an average of $27,868 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,245 for math related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Farmingdale-based math schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,530.
After graduating with your credentials in math, if you decide to work as a math professional in Farmingdale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,420 math professionals working in New York and 60 working in the greater Farmingdale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of math professionals in Farmingdale will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
As a math professional in Farmingdale, you can expect to make an average salary of $94,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for math professionals in the state.