Golden has a general population of 17,159 and an overall student population of 5,124. Approximately 5,124 of Golden's students are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
Golden's largest biomedical engineering school is Colorado School of Mines. In 2010, Colorado School of Mines graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in biomedical engineering.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a biomedical engineering degree from one of Golden's biomedical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,464 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Golden biomedical engineering schools was an average of $37,624 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for biomedical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,951 per year, on average, for room and board at Golden-based biomedical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,344.
Many biomedical engineering graduates choose to work as biomedical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Golden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 200 biomedical engineers in Colorado. Of these biomedical engineers, 30 were working in the greater Golden area. By the year 2018, the number of biomedical engineers is expected to increase by 14% in Golden. 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 Golden is $66,170 per year, which is lower than the average for biomedical engineers state-wide.
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