Shippensburg has a general population of 5,586 and an overall student population of 8,253. Approximately 8,253 of Shippensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Of the 1 history schools in Shippensburg, the largest history school, by student population, is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 94 students with credentials in history.
In 2010, 94 students graduated with a history degree from one of Shippensburg's history schools. Tuition in 2009 at Shippensburg's history schools was $17,256 per year for instate students and $25,692 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for history related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Shippensburg-based history schools, you will have an added expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a historian in Shippensburg is $61,320 per year, which is higher than the average for historians state-wide.