Key West has a total population of 25,478 and a student population of 1,407. Of these students, 1,407 are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Key West's largest mechanical engineering school is Florida Keys Community College. In 2010, Florida Keys Community College graduated approximately 7 students from its mechanical engineering program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree in Key West. In 2009 tuition at mechanical engineering schools in Key West was $2,677 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,743 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Key West, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of mechanical engineers in Key West will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.