Cocoa has a total population of 16,412 and a student population of 17,853. Of these students, 17,853 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Brevard Community College is the largest engineering school in Cocoa, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Brevard Community College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an engineering degree in Cocoa. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Cocoa was $2,148 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Cocoa.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Cocoa, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 engineers in Florida were working in the greater Cocoa area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Cocoa will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Cocoa, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,710 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.