With an overall population of 6,034 and a student population of 7,907, approximately 7,907 of New Paltz students attend one of New Paltz's schools that offer engineering programs.
New Paltz's largest engineering school is State University of New York at New Paltz. In 2010, State University of New York at New Paltz graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in engineering in New Paltz in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,691 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Paltz engineering schools was an average of $26,591 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board at New Paltz-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in New Paltz after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in New Paltz, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,380 engineers in New York. Of these engineers, 50 were working in the greater New Paltz area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -4% in New Paltz. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in New Paltz is $63,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.