Springfield has a general population of 151,580 and an overall student population of 44,963. Approximately 12,884 of Springfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Springfield, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Ozarks Technical Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Ozarks Technical Community College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Springfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Springfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,352.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical 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 2,450 electrical engineers in Missouri. Of these electrical engineers, 170 were working in the greater Springfield area. The number of electrical engineers in Springfield is expected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Springfield is $78,810 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.