Northfield has a general population of 3,208 and an overall student population of 3,378. Approximately 3,378 of Northfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Northfield, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Norwich University. In 2010, Norwich University graduated approximately 58 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 77 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Northfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Northfield was $27,370 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Northfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,484 per year, on average, for room and board at Northfield-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,670.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Northfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 610 engineers in Vermont. Of these engineers, 140 were working in the greater Northfield area. The number of engineers in Northfield is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Northfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.