Jacksonville has a total population of 8,404 and a student population of 9,351. Of these students, 9,351 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Jacksonville, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Jacksonville State University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Jacksonville State University with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Jacksonville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,378 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jacksonville electrical engineering schools was an average of $21,370 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,204 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Jacksonville-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,876.
If you plan on staying in Jacksonville after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Jacksonville, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Jacksonville will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.