There are 2 history schools in Saratoga Springs, New York. Saratoga Springs has a general population of 26,186 and an overall student population of 17,195. Approximately 17,052 of Saratoga Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
SUNY Empire State College is the largest history school in Saratoga Springs, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 69 students graduated from the History program at SUNY Empire State College.
A reported 86 students graduated with credentials in history in Saratoga Springs in 2010. If you decide to attend a history school in Saratoga Springs, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,807.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,403 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a history program in Saratoga Springs. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,449.
If you plan on staying in Saratoga Springs after graduating from history school, you should know that job prospects for historians in Saratoga Springs, which is the most popular history profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 550 historians in New York. Of these historians, 50 were working in the greater Saratoga Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of historians is expected to increase by 4% in Saratoga Springs. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
As a historian in Saratoga Springs, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,250 per year. This is higher than the average salary for historians in the state.