With an overall population of 97,687 and a student population of 14,623, approximately 13,356 of Edison students attend one of Edison's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Edison, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Middlesex County College. In 2010, Middlesex County College graduated approximately 16 students from its engineering program.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Edison in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,520 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,483 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Edison, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 engineers in New Jersey were working in the greater Edison area. Edison's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 11% 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 Edison is $84,150 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.