Garden City has a general population of 21,672 and an overall student population of 31,060. Approximately 7,951 of Garden City's students are enrolled in schools that offer finance programs.
Garden City's largest finance school is Adelphi University. In 2010, Adelphi University graduated approximately 20 students from its finance program.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in finance in Garden City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at finance schools in Garden City was $26,230 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a finance program in Garden City. And if you live on campus at one of the Garden City-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,730.
After graduating with your credentials in finance, if you decide to work as a finance professional in Garden City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 finance professionals in New York were working in the greater Garden City area. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Garden City. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Garden City is $76,500 per year, which is higher than the average for finance professionals state-wide.