Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has 3 electrical engineering schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in electrical engineering. Pittsburgh has a general population of 334,563 and an overall student population of 89,620. Approximately 24,912 of Pittsburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 3 electrical engineering schools in Pittsburgh, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is ITT Technical Institute-Pittsburgh. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from ITT Technical Institute-Pittsburgh with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Pittsburgh's electrical engineering schools. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Pittsburgh, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,734.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Pittsburgh. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,020 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,859.
If you plan on staying in Pittsburgh after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Pittsburgh, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. There were 5,700 electrical engineers working in Pennsylvania and 1,470 working in the greater Pittsburgh area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Pittsburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Pittsburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,740 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.
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