With an overall population of 48,950 and a student population of 23,668, approximately 22,529 of Harrisburg students attend one of Harrisburg's schools that offer real estate programs.
The largest real estate school in Harrisburg, by student population, is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg graduated approximately 4 students from its real estate program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a real estate degree in Harrisburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,480 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a real estate program in Harrisburg.
Many real estate graduates choose to work as real estate professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrisburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,850 real estate professionals in Pennsylvania, 370 were working in the greater Harrisburg area. The number of real estate professionals in Harrisburg is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for real estate professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a real estate professional in Harrisburg is $41,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for real estate professionals.