Shepherdstown has a total population of 803 and a student population of 4,256. Of these students, 4,256 are enrolled in schools that offer history programs.
Shepherd University is the largest history school in Shepherdstown, based on student population. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Shepherd University with credentials in history.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a history degree in Shepherdstown. Tuition in 2009 at Shepherdstown's history schools was $15,562 per year for instate students and $23,902 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 Shepherdstown-based history schools, you will have an added expense of $7,228 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a historian in Shepherdstown, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,820 per year. This is the same as the average salary for historians in the state.