Tempe has a total population of 158,625 and a student population of 92,920. Of these students, 68,064 are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
Of the 1 biomedical engineering schools in Tempe, the largest biomedical engineering school, by student population, is Arizona State University. Approximately 93 students graduated in 2010 from Arizona State University with credentials in biomedical engineering.
A total of 93 students graduated with credentials in biomedical engineering from biomedical engineering schools in Tempe in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Tempe's biomedical engineering schools was $20,290 per year for instate students and $33,075 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,270 for biomedical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tempe-based biomedical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,210 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,210.
After graduating with your credentials in biomedical engineering, if you decide to work as a biomedical engineer in Tempe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biomedical engineers in Arizona were working in the greater Tempe area. Tempe's biomedical engineer workforce is projected to increase by 54% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biomedical engineer in Tempe is $96,490 per year, which is the same as the average for biomedical engineers state-wide.
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