Canton has a total population of 5,882 and a student population of 5,721. Of these students, 3,320 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
SUNY College of Technology at Canton is the largest engineering school in Canton, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Canton graduated approximately 6 students from its engineering program.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Canton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Canton's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,879 per year in instate tuition and $22,659 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies every 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 engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Canton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,050 engineers in New York, 210 were working in the greater Canton area. Canton's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Canton is $68,340 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.