Albany has a total population of 95,658 and a student population of 67,253. Of these students, 34,629 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Albany's largest electrical engineering school is Excelsior College. In 2010, Excelsior College graduated approximately 7 students from its electrical engineering program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Albany in 2010.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Albany, your job prospects are not very good. There were 9,650 electrical engineers working in New York and 550 working in the greater Albany area in 2010. The number of electrical engineers in Albany is expected to 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 Albany is $77,420 per year, which is lower than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.