If you are interested in pursuing engineering, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 engineering schools in Wilberforce, Ohio. Wilberforce has a general population of 1,579 and an overall student population of 3,284. Approximately 3,146 of Wilberforce's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Central State University is the largest engineering school in Wilberforce, based on student population. In 2010, Central State University graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Wilberforce in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wilberforce's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,342 per year in instate tuition and $22,598 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Wilberforce. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilberforce-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,894.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Wilberforce, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 engineers in Ohio were working in the greater Wilberforce area. Wilberforce'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 Wilberforce, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,590 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.