With an overall population of 123,626 and a student population of 32,290, approximately 6,847 of New Haven students attend one of New Haven's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
New Haven's largest electrical engineering school is Gateway Community College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Gateway Community College with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in New Haven. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in New Haven, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,200.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in New Haven after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in New Haven, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. There were 2,130 electrical engineers working in Connecticut and 300 working in the greater New Haven area in 2010. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in New Haven will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in New Haven, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.