Keene has a total population of 22,563 and a student population of 6,292. Of these students, 5,356 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Keene, by student population, is Keene State College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Keene State College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Keene in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,428 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Keene engineering schools was an average of $28,598 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,444 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,184.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Keene, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 engineers in New Hampshire were working in the greater Keene area. Keene's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Keene, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,620 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.