With an overall population of 5,620 and a student population of 3,765, approximately 3,673 of Lewisburg students attend one of Lewisburg's schools that offer engineering programs.
Lewisburg's largest engineering school is Bucknell University. In 2010, Bucknell University graduated approximately 51 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 156 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Lewisburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Lewisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,816.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $880 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Lewisburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Lewisburg-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,504 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Lewisburg after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Lewisburg, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,150 engineers in Pennsylvania. Of these engineers, 260 were working in the greater Lewisburg area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Lewisburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Lewisburg is $68,640 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.