Jacksonville has a total population of 735,617 and a student population of 56,975. Of these students, 28,877 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Florida State College at Jacksonville is the largest electrical engineering school in Jacksonville, based on student population. In 2010, Florida State College at Jacksonville graduated approximately 0 students from its electrical engineering program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,553 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Jacksonville.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jacksonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 electrical engineers in Florida were working in the greater Jacksonville area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Jacksonville will decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Jacksonville is $57,960 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.