If you decide that you want to get an electrical engineering degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 electrical engineering schools in Savannah, Georgia. With an overall population of 131,510 and a student population of 26,747, approximately 9,303 of Savannah students attend one of Savannah's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
The largest electrical engineering school in Savannah, by student population, is Savannah State University. In 2010, Savannah State University graduated approximately 12 students from its electrical engineering program.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Savannah's electrical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,232 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Savannah electrical engineering schools was an average of $25,846 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,958 per year, on average, for room and board at Savannah-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,931.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Savannah, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,510 electrical engineers in Georgia. Of these electrical engineers, 40 were working in the greater Savannah area. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Savannah will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Savannah, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.
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