Hempstead has a general population of 56,554 and an overall student population of 13,507. Approximately 12,068 of Hempstead's students are enrolled in schools that offer math programs.
The largest math school in Hempstead, by student population, is Hofstra University. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 27 students from its math program.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in math from math schools in Hempstead in 2010. In 2009 tuition at math schools in Hempstead was $30,130 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 math program in Hempstead. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
If you plan on staying in Hempstead after graduating from math school, you should know that job prospects for math professionals in Hempstead, which is the most popular math profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,420 math professionals in New York. Of these math professionals, 60 were working in the greater Hempstead area. Hempstead's math professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for math professionals.
As a math professional in Hempstead, 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.