Trenton has a general population of 85,403 and an overall student population of 31,885. Approximately 18,206 of Trenton's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Thomas Edison State College is the largest electrical engineering school in Trenton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 169 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Thomas Edison State College.
In 2010, 169 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in Trenton. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Trenton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,695.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,670 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Trenton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,250 electrical engineers in New Jersey. Of these electrical engineers, 170 were working in the greater Trenton area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Trenton will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Trenton is $96,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.