Bowling Green has a total population of 29,636 and a student population of 17,309. Of these students, 17,309 are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
The largest mechanical engineering school in Bowling Green, by student population, is Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. In 2010, Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 4 students from its mechanical engineering program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from one of Bowling Green's mechanical engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bowling Green's mechanical engineering schools was $21,125 per year for instate students and $28,433 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,216 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Bowling Green. And if you live on campus at one of the Bowling Green-based mechanical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Bowling Green, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 mechanical engineers in Ohio were working in the greater Bowling Green area. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Bowling Green. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Bowling Green is $71,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.