With an overall population of 86,327 and a student population of 11,335, approximately 10,415 of Toms River students attend one of Toms River's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Toms River, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Ocean County College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Ocean County College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Toms River in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,098 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Toms River.
If you plan on staying in Toms River after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Toms River, which is the most popular engineering profession, are average. In 2010, of the 7,000 engineers in New Jersey, 1,990 were working in the greater Toms River area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 11% in Toms River. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Toms River is $84,150 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.