Wise has a general population of 3,255 and an overall student population of 2,015. Approximately 2,015 of Wise's students are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Wise's largest history school is The University of Virginia's College at Wise. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the History program at The University of Virginia's College at Wise.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in history in Wise in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Wise's history schools was $17,550 per year for instate students and $30,078 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $788 for history related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,323 per year, on average, for room and board at Wise-based history schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,098.
Many history graduates choose to work as historians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wise, your job prospects are not very good. Wise's historian workforce is projected to decrease by -15% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.