Statesboro has a general population of 22,698 and an overall student population of 21,505. Approximately 19,086 of Statesboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
The largest electrical engineering school in Statesboro, by student population, is Georgia Southern University. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Georgia Southern University with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Statesboro in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Statesboro's electrical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,640 per year in instate tuition and $29,616 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Statesboro-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Statesboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,380 electrical engineers in Georgia. Of these electrical engineers, 30 were working in the greater Statesboro area. Statesboro's electrical engineer workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Statesboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,950 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.