With an overall population of 45,054 and a student population of 6,029, approximately 1,383 of Kirkland students attend one of Kirkland's schools that offer history programs.
Kirkland's largest history school is Northwest University. In 2010, Northwest University graduated approximately 5 students from its history program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in history in Kirkland in 2010. If you decide to attend a history school in Kirkland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,994.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for history related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,724 per year, on average, for room and board at Kirkland-based history schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,684.
If you plan on staying in Kirkland after graduating from history school, you should know that job prospects for historians in Kirkland, which is the most popular history profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 historians in Washington State were working in the greater Kirkland area. The number of historians in Kirkland is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for historians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a historian in Kirkland is $53,040 per year, which is the same as the average for historians state-wide.