Poughkeepsie, New York has 2 history schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in history. With an overall population of 29,871 and a student population of 18,858, approximately 8,632 of Poughkeepsie students attend one of Poughkeepsie's schools that offer history programs.
Of the 2 history schools in Poughkeepsie, the largest history school, by student population, is Vassar College. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Vassar College with credentials in history.
A reported 61 students graduated with credentials in history in Poughkeepsie in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,267 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,105 for history related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,297 per year, on average, for room and board at Poughkeepsie-based history schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,095.
If you plan on staying in Poughkeepsie after graduating from history school, you should know that job prospects for historians in Poughkeepsie, which is the most popular history profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of historians in Poughkeepsie will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
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