With an overall population of 4,993 and a student population of 315, approximately 315 of Tarentum students attend one of Tarentum's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Tarentum's largest electrical engineering school is ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum. In 2010, ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum graduated approximately 26 students from its electrical engineering program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in Tarentum. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Tarentum was $17,148 per year, on average.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tarentum, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,700 electrical engineers working in Pennsylvania and 1,470 working in the greater Tarentum area in 2010. Tarentum's electrical engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Tarentum, 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.