Canton has a general population of 5,882 and an overall student population of 5,721. Approximately 3,320 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Canton, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Canton. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Canton graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Canton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Canton's electrical engineering schools was $18,879 per year for instate students and $22,659 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Canton-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Canton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 68 electrical engineers in New York were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to decrease by -11% in Canton. 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 Canton is $56,000 per year, which is lower than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.