Johnstown has a general population of 8,511 and an overall student population of 2,732. Approximately 2,732 of Johnstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Johnstown's largest engineering school is Fulton-Montgomery Community College. In 2010, Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduated approximately 2 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an engineering degree in Johnstown. If you decide to attend one of Johnstown's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,738 per year in instate tuition and $17,932 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Johnstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,238.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Johnstown, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,050 engineers in New York, 210 were working in the greater Johnstown area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Johnstown will 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 Johnstown is $68,340 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.