New Bern has a general population of 23,128 and an overall student population of 3,458. Approximately 3,458 of New Bern's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
New Bern's largest engineering school is Craven Community College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Craven Community College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in New Bern in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in New Bern, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,316.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,270 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Bern, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 4,470 engineers in North Carolina. Of these engineers, 150 were working in the greater New Bern area. New Bern's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in New Bern, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,860 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.