New York contains three schools that offer fire science programs. CUNY John Jay College Criminal Justice, the highest-ranking fire science school in NY, has a total student population of 15,330 and is the 3635th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 fire science schools in New York, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Broome Community College comes out as the most expensive ($5,037/yr), with Schenectady County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,379/yr.
Fire Science students from New York schools who go on to become fire scientists, firemen, firewomen, firefighters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Fire inspectors and investigators make on average $56,310 per year and there are about 12,180 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fire science schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from fire science, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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