If you decide that you want to get an engineering degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 engineering schools in Prescott, Arizona. Prescott has a total population of 33,938 and a student population of 11,158. Of these students, 2,791 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is the largest engineering school in Prescott, based on student population. In 2010, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott graduated approximately 80 students from its engineering program.
A reported 87 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Prescott in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Prescott was $26,458 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $912 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Prescott. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,921 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,805.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Prescott, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 151 engineers in Arizona were working in the greater Prescott area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 11% in Prescott. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Prescott, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.
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