Pittsfield has a general population of 45,793 and an overall student population of 2,836. Approximately 2,601 of Pittsfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Berkshire Community College is the largest engineering school in Pittsfield, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Engineering program at Berkshire Community College.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Pittsfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Pittsfield was $3,744 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $810 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Pittsfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 76 engineers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Pittsfield area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -2% in Pittsfield. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Pittsfield is $78,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.