Blue Bell has a general population of 6,395 and an overall student population of 10,513. Approximately 10,500 of Blue Bell's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus is the largest mechanical engineering school in Blue Bell, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Mechanical Engineering program at Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in Blue Bell in 2010. In 2009 tuition at mechanical engineering schools in Blue Bell was $3,270 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies each year.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Blue Bell, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 9,300 mechanical engineers in Pennsylvania. Of these mechanical engineers, 3,210 were working in the greater Blue Bell area. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to decrease by -4% in Blue Bell. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Blue Bell is $81,320 per year, which is higher than the average for mechanical engineers state-wide.
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