Hagerstown has a general population of 36,687 and an overall student population of 4,606. Approximately 4,452 of Hagerstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Hagerstown Community College is the largest engineering school in Hagerstown, based on student population. In 2010, Hagerstown Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Hagerstown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Hagerstown was $2,634 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Hagerstown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 71 engineers in Maryland were working in the greater Hagerstown area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 30% in Hagerstown. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Hagerstown is $65,640 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.