Huntsville has a general population of 158,216 and an overall student population of 11,861. Approximately 1,916 of Huntsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
The largest biomedical engineering school in Huntsville, by student population, is Oakwood University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Biomedical Engineering program at Oakwood University.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a biomedical engineering degree in Huntsville. If you decide to attend a biomedical engineering school in Huntsville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,834.
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 biomedical engineering program in Huntsville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,756 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntsville-based biomedical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biomedical engineering graduates choose to work as biomedical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntsville, your job prospects are good. Huntsville's biomedical engineer workforce is projected to increase by 61% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.
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