Hershey has a general population of 12,771 and an overall student population of 817. Approximately 817 of Hershey's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine is the largest engineering school in Hershey, based on student population. In 2010, Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Hershey in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Hershey after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Hershey, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 12,150 engineers in Pennsylvania, 1,170 were working in the greater Hershey area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Hershey. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Hershey, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.
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