With an overall population of 8,258 and a student population of 6,499, approximately 6,499 of West Long Branch students attend one of West Long Branch's schools that offer computer engineering programs.
The largest computer engineering school in West Long Branch, by student population, is Monmouth University. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Computer Engineering program at Monmouth University.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a computer engineering degree from one of West Long Branch's computer engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at computer engineering schools in West Long Branch was $25,014 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for computer engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,342 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,921.
If you plan on staying in West Long Branch after graduating from computer engineering school, you should know that job prospects for computer engineers in West Long Branch, which is the most popular computer engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,900 computer engineers in New Jersey. Of these computer engineers, 860 were working in the greater West Long Branch area. West Long Branch's computer engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer engineer in West Long Branch is $101,260 per year, which is higher than the average for computer engineers state-wide.