There are 2 mechanical engineering schools in Newark, New Jersey. Newark has a general population of 273,546 and an overall student population of 40,840. Approximately 22,154 of Newark's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Newark's largest mechanical engineering school is New Jersey Institute of Technology. Approximately 143 students graduated in 2010 from New Jersey Institute of Technology with credentials in mechanical engineering.
A reported 144 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering in Newark in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's mechanical engineering schools was $27,836 per year for instate students and $37,580 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,550 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,806 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based mechanical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,982.
If you plan on staying in Newark after graduating from mechanical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for mechanical engineers in Newark, which is the most popular mechanical engineering profession, are not very good. There were 6,200 mechanical engineers working in New Jersey and 1,780 working in the greater Newark area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to decrease by -6% in Newark. 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 Newark is $78,420 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.
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