Orangeburg has a general population of 3,388 and an overall student population of 2,665. Approximately 2,099 of Orangeburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Of the 1 history schools in Orangeburg, the largest history school, by student population, is Dominican College of Blauvelt. In 2010, Dominican College of Blauvelt graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in history.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a history degree from one of Orangeburg's history schools. In 2009 tuition at history schools in Orangeburg was $21,120 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for history related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,150 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,520.
After graduating with your credentials in history, if you decide to work as a historian in Orangeburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 580 historians working in New York and 450 working in the greater Orangeburg area in 2010. The number of historians in Orangeburg is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a historian in Orangeburg is $49,670 per year, which is higher than the average for historians state-wide.