New Britain has a general population of 71,538 and an overall student population of 15,639. Approximately 12,461 of New Britain's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Central Connecticut State University is the largest computer engineering school in New Britain, based on student population. In 2010, Central Connecticut State University graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in computer engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a computer engineering degree in New Britain. Tuition in 2009 at New Britain's computer engineering schools was $20,442 per year for instate students and $30,036 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for computer engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,122 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,911.
After graduating with your credentials in computer engineering, if you decide to work as a computer engineer in New Britain, your job prospects are average. There were 410 computer engineers working in Connecticut and 160 working in the greater New Britain area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of computer engineers is expected to increase by 10% in New Britain. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer engineer in New Britain is $79,390 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer engineers.