New London, Connecticut has 2 engineering schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in engineering. New London has a general population of 25,671 and an overall student population of 4,107. Approximately 1,934 of New London's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in New London, by student population, is United States Coast Guard Academy. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Engineering program at United States Coast Guard Academy.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with an engineering degree in New London. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in New London was $14,313 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,225 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the New London-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $11,548 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,727.
If you decide to work as an engineer in New London, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,290 engineers in Connecticut, 490 were working in the greater New London area. The number of engineers in New London is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.