With an overall population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966, approximately 14,644 of Youngstown students attend one of Youngstown's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Youngstown, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Youngstown State University. In 2010, Youngstown State University graduated approximately 22 students from its engineering program.
A reported 69 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Youngstown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,057 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Youngstown engineering schools was an average of $22,750 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Youngstown-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Youngstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,480 engineers in Ohio. Of these engineers, 220 were working in the greater Youngstown area. Youngstown's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Youngstown is $64,880 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.