Concord has a general population of 40,687 and an overall student population of 5,861. Approximately 4,127 of Concord's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
The largest mechanical engineering school in Concord, by student population, is NHTI-Concord's Community College. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Mechanical Engineering program at NHTI-Concord's Community College.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree in Concord. Tuition in 2009 at Concord's mechanical engineering schools was $19,371 per year for instate students and $26,891 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Concord. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,852 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,859.
After graduating with your credentials in mechanical engineering, if you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Concord, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 620 mechanical engineers in New Hampshire. Of these mechanical engineers, 190 were working in the greater Concord area. Concord's mechanical engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
As a mechanical engineer in Concord, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for mechanical engineers in the state.