With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Butler's largest electrical engineering school is Butler County Community College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Butler County Community College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Butler in 2010. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Butler, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,970.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Butler.
If you plan on staying in Butler after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Butler, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,700 electrical engineers in Pennsylvania, 1,470 were working in the greater Butler area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Butler. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Butler is $78,740 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.