With an overall population of 60,651 and a student population of 13,663, approximately 6,667 of Utica students attend one of Utica's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Utica, by student population, is Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch. In 2010, Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an engineering degree in Utica. Tuition in 2009 at Utica's engineering schools was $16,664 per year for instate students and $20,014 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,654.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Utica, your job prospects are average. There were 14,050 engineers working in New York and 220 working in the greater Utica area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 9% in Utica. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Utica is $70,440 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.