With an overall population of 5,446 and a student population of 16,389, approximately 16,389 of Kingston students attend one of Kingston's schools that offer finance programs.
University of Rhode Island is the largest finance school in Kingston, based on student population. In 2010, University of Rhode Island graduated approximately 68 students with credentials in finance.
In 2010, 68 students graduated with a finance degree in Kingston. If you decide to attend one of Kingston's finance schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,700 per year in instate tuition and $39,198 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for finance related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kingston-based finance schools, you will have an added expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
If you plan on staying in Kingston after graduating from finance school, you should know that job prospects for finance professionals in Kingston, which is the most popular finance profession, are good. There were 4,580 finance professionals working in Rhode Island and 3,660 working in the greater Kingston area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of finance professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Kingston. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for finance professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a finance professional in Kingston is $63,280 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for finance professionals.