Springdale has a general population of 45,798 and an overall student population of 733. Approximately 310 of Springdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Northwest Technical Institute is the largest electrical engineering school in Springdale, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest Technical Institute graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Springdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Springdale was $2,321 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Springdale.
If you plan on staying in Springdale after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Springdale, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are average. In 2010, there were 700 electrical engineers in Arkansas. Of these electrical engineers, 100 were working in the greater Springdale area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Springdale will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Springdale is $67,940 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.