Holyoke has a general population of 39,838 and an overall student population of 7,473. Approximately 7,473 of Holyoke's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Holyoke, by student population, is Holyoke Community College. In 2010, Holyoke Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Holyoke in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,072 per year in tuition costs.
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 Holyoke.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Holyoke, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,810 engineers working in Massachusetts and 440 working in the greater Holyoke area in 2010. Holyoke's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Holyoke is $67,980 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.