With an overall population of 22,578 and a student population of 12,751, approximately 12,751 of Cranford students attend one of Cranford's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Union County College is the largest mechanical engineering school in Cranford, based on student population. In 2010, Union County College graduated approximately 3 students from its mechanical engineering program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in Cranford in 2010. If you decide to attend a mechanical engineering school in Cranford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,904.
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 Cranford.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Cranford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 mechanical engineers in New Jersey were working in the greater Cranford area. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to decrease by -6% in Cranford. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Cranford is $78,420 per year, which is lower than the average for mechanical engineers state-wide.