With an overall population of 8,162 and a student population of 5,987, approximately 5,987 of Hanover students attend one of Hanover's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Hanover, by student population, is Dartmouth College. In 2010, approximately 87 students graduated from the Engineering program at Dartmouth College.
A reported 165 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Hanover in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Hanover was $38,679 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,618 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,295 per year, on average, for room and board at Hanover-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hanover, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,310 engineers in New Hampshire, 180 were working in the greater Hanover area. The number of engineers in Hanover is expected to increase by 3% 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 Hanover is $79,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.