With an overall population of 56,255 and a student population of 24,647, approximately 11,598 of Pensacola students attend one of Pensacola's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Pensacola State College is the largest mechanical engineering school in Pensacola, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Mechanical Engineering program at Pensacola State College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree in Pensacola. In 2009 tuition at mechanical engineering schools in Pensacola was $2,018 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Pensacola.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pensacola, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,630 mechanical engineers in Florida, 60 were working in the greater Pensacola area. The government projects that the number of mechanical engineers in Pensacola will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
As a mechanical engineer in Pensacola, you can expect to make an average salary of $92,740 per year. This is higher than the average salary for mechanical engineers in the state.