Middletown has a general population of 9,242 and an overall student population of 4,012. Approximately 4,012 of Middletown's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg is the largest engineering school in Middletown, based on student population. In 2010, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg graduated approximately 34 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 81 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Middletown's engineering schools. If you decide to attend one of Middletown's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,854 per year in instate tuition and $33,182 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,360 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Middletown-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,840 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,692.
If you plan on staying in Middletown after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Middletown, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. There were 9,300 engineers working in Pennsylvania and 670 working in the greater Middletown area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -4% in Middletown. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Middletown, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.
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