Suffern has a total population of 11,006 and a student population of 7,305. Of these students, 7,283 are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
Of the 1 fire science schools in Suffern, the largest fire science school, by student population, is Rockland Community College. In 2010, Rockland Community College graduated approximately 7 students from its fire science program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a fire science degree from one of Suffern's fire science schools. In 2009 tuition at fire science schools in Suffern was $3,549 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 fire science program in Suffern.
Many fire science graduates choose to work as fire science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Suffern, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,900 fire science professionals working in New York and 2,740 working in the greater Suffern area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of fire science professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Suffern. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
As a fire science professional in Suffern, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for fire science professionals in the state.
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