There are 2 mechanical engineering schools in Fullerton, California. Fullerton has a general population of 126,003 and an overall student population of 60,112. Approximately 58,731 of Fullerton's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Of the 2 mechanical engineering schools in Fullerton, the largest mechanical engineering school, by student population, is California State University-Fullerton. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-Fullerton with credentials in mechanical engineering.
A reported 32 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering in Fullerton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,182 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fullerton mechanical engineering schools was an average of $30,142 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,369 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,775 per year, on average, for room and board at Fullerton-based mechanical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,778.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Fullerton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 37,100 mechanical engineers working in California and 2,650 working in the greater Fullerton area in 2010. The number of mechanical engineers in Fullerton is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Fullerton is $101,360 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.
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