With an overall population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329, approximately 4,859 of New Rochelle students attend one of New Rochelle's schools that offer gerontology programs.
Of the 1 gerontology schools in New Rochelle, the largest gerontology school, by student population, is The College of New Rochelle. In 2010, The College of New Rochelle graduated approximately 7 students from its gerontology program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in gerontology in New Rochelle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at gerontology schools in New Rochelle was $26,426 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for gerontology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,026.
If you plan on staying in New Rochelle after graduating from gerontology school, you should know that job prospects for gerontologists in New Rochelle, which is the most popular gerontology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 162,860 gerontologists in New York. Of these gerontologists, 96,270 were working in the greater New Rochelle area. By the year 2018, the number of gerontologists is expected to increase by 13% in New Rochelle. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for gerontologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a gerontologist in New Rochelle is $80,980 per year, which is higher than the average for gerontologists state-wide.