Lancaster has a total population of 35,335 and a student population of 2,347. Of these students, 2,280 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Lancaster, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Ohio University-Lancaster Campus. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Ohio University-Lancaster Campus with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an engineering degree in Lancaster. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,647.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $873 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,480 engineers in Ohio. Of these engineers, 1,710 were working in the greater Lancaster area. Lancaster's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Lancaster, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.