Saint Cloud's largest mechanical engineering school is Saint Cloud State University. In 2010, Saint Cloud State University graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in mechanical engineering.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in Saint Cloud in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Saint Cloud's mechanical engineering schools was $16,430 per year for instate students and $23,945 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Saint Cloud. And if you live on campus at one of the Saint Cloud-based mechanical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,016 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,414.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Saint Cloud, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of mechanical engineers in Saint Cloud will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.