With an overall population of 7,873 and a student population of 5,385, approximately 5,385 of Frostburg students attend one of Frostburg's schools that offer engineering programs.
Frostburg State University is the largest engineering school in Frostburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Engineering program at Frostburg State University.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree in Frostburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,004 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Frostburg engineering schools was an average of $27,200 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Frostburg-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Frostburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,520 engineers in Maryland, 30 were working in the greater Frostburg area. The number of engineers in Frostburg is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Frostburg is $114,210 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.