Marylhurst University is the largest gerontology school in Marylhurst, based on student population. In 2010, Marylhurst University graduated approximately 4 students from its gerontology program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in gerontology from gerontology schools in Marylhurst in 2010. In 2009 tuition at gerontology schools in Marylhurst was $16,920 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for gerontology related books and supplies each year.
Many gerontology graduates choose to work as gerontologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marylhurst, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 gerontologists in Oregon were working in the greater Marylhurst area. By the year 2018, the number of gerontologists is expected to increase by 22% in Marylhurst. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for gerontologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a gerontologist in Marylhurst is $78,430 per year, which is higher than the average for gerontologists state-wide.