Walla Walla has a general population of 29,686 and an overall student population of 6,568. Approximately 5,053 of Walla Walla's students are enrolled in schools that offer fire science programs.
Walla Walla Community College is the largest fire science school in Walla Walla, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Fire Science program at Walla Walla Community College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a fire science degree from one of Walla Walla's fire science schools. If you decide to attend a fire science school in Walla Walla, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,171.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for fire science related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in fire science, if you decide to work as a fire science professional in Walla Walla, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,110 fire science professionals in Washington State, 50 were working in the greater Walla Walla area. The number of fire science professionals in Walla Walla is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fire science professionals.
As a fire science professional in Walla Walla, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for fire science professionals in the state.
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