There are 2 mechanical engineering schools in Springfield, Massachusetts. With an overall population of 152,082 and a student population of 20,020, approximately 10,492 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Western New England College is the largest mechanical engineering school in Springfield, based on student population. Approximately 32 students graduated in 2010 from Western New England College with credentials in mechanical engineering.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree in Springfield. If you decide to attend a mechanical engineering school in Springfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,376.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,980 per year, on average, for room and board at Springfield-based mechanical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,880.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,810 mechanical engineers in Massachusetts. Of these mechanical engineers, 440 were working in the greater Springfield area. The government projects that the number of mechanical engineers in Springfield will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
As a mechanical engineer in Springfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for mechanical engineers in the state.
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