Stony Brook has a total population of 13,727 and a student population of 24,681. Of these students, 24,681 are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
The largest computer engineering school in Stony Brook, by student population, is Stony Brook University. In 2010, Stony Brook University graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in computer engineering.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a computer engineering degree from one of Stony Brook's computer engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stony Brook computer engineering schools was an average of $26,670 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer engineering program in Stony Brook. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
Many computer engineering graduates choose to work as computer engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Stony Brook, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,260 computer engineers in New York. Of these computer engineers, 710 were working in the greater Stony Brook area. The government projects that the number of computer engineers in Stony Brook will decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.