With an overall population of 195,182 and a student population of 16,781, approximately 5,028 of Augusta students attend one of Augusta's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
The largest electrical engineering school in Augusta, by student population, is Augusta Technical College. In 2010, Augusta Technical College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Augusta in 2010. If you decide to attend a electrical engineering school in Augusta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,055.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Augusta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,380 electrical engineers in Georgia. Of these electrical engineers, 400 were working in the greater Augusta area. The number of electrical engineers in Augusta is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Augusta is $88,680 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.