Greenvale has a general population of 2,231 and an overall student population of 11,749. Approximately 11,749 of Greenvale's students are enrolled in schools that offer gerontology programs.
The largest gerontology school in Greenvale, by student population, is Long Island University-C W Post Campus. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Long Island University-C W Post Campus with credentials in gerontology.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in gerontology from gerontology schools in Greenvale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,708 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for gerontology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,940 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,808.
If you decide to work as a gerontologist in Greenvale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 gerontologists in New York. Of these gerontologists, 26,180 were working in the greater Greenvale area. The government projects that the number of gerontologists in Greenvale will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for gerontologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a gerontologist in Greenvale is $78,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for gerontologists.