Glassboro has a total population of 19,068 and a student population of 11,006. Of these students, 11,006 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Glassboro, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Rowan University. In 2010, Rowan University graduated approximately 29 students from its engineering program.
A reported 112 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Glassboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,592 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Glassboro engineering schools was an average of $31,666 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,958 per year, on average, for room and board at Glassboro-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Glassboro, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 engineers in New Jersey were working in the greater Glassboro area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Glassboro will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Glassboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,950 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.