Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Bristol Community College is the largest engineering school in Fall River, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Engineering program at Bristol Community College.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an engineering degree in Fall River. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Fall River was $3,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Fall River.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Fall River, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,660 engineers working in Massachusetts and 770 working in the greater Fall River area in 2010. Fall River's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Fall River, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,150 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.