With an overall population of 80,806 and a student population of 22,824, approximately 12,476 of Canton students attend one of Canton's schools that offer engineering programs.
Stark State College of Technology is the largest engineering school in Canton, based on student population. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Stark State College of Technology with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Canton's engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Canton was $3,048 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Canton after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Canton, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,480 engineers in Ohio. Of these engineers, 430 were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Canton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Canton, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,420 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.