Bradford has a total population of 9,175 and a student population of 1,657. Of these students, 1,657 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford is the largest engineering school in Bradford, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from University of Pittsburgh-Bradford with credentials in engineering.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Bradford in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bradford's engineering schools was $23,148 per year for instate students and $32,708 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bradford-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Bradford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 9,300 engineers in Pennsylvania. Of these engineers, 230 were working in the greater Bradford area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Bradford will decrease by -4% 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 Bradford is $55,230 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.