With an overall population of 147,306 and a student population of 40,837, approximately 12,038 of Syracuse students attend one of Syracuse's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Syracuse's largest electrical engineering school is Onondaga Community College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Onondaga Community College.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Syracuse's electrical engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Syracuse was $3,922 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,230 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Syracuse. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,262 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,176.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Syracuse, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 electrical engineers in New York were working in the greater Syracuse area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Syracuse will decrease by -11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Syracuse is $50,530 per year, which is lower than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.