Ashland has a total population of 8,620 and a student population of 612. Of these students, 612 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Ashland, by student population, is Northland College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Engineering program at Northland College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Ashland's engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Ashland was $24,021 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Ashland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,471.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Ashland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,440 engineers in Wisconsin. Of these engineers, 90 were working in the greater Ashland area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Ashland. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Ashland is $60,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.