With an overall population of 6,286 and a student population of 3,710, approximately 2,779 of Monaca students attend one of Monaca's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Monaca, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Community College of Beaver County. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Engineering program at Community College of Beaver County.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Monaca's engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Monaca was $3,405 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monaca, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,150 engineers in Pennsylvania. Of these engineers, 3,600 were working in the greater Monaca area. The number of engineers in Monaca is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Monaca, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.