In Hawaii an estimated 158 students graduate from engineering schools every year. If you too are interested in studying engineering, Hawaii has 2 engineering schools from which you can choose. Tuition at Hawaii's engineering schools is approximately $11,063 per year for a degree in engineering.
The largest engineering school in Hawaii, by student population is University of Hawaii at Manoa. It is located in Honolulu. In 2009, a reported 76 students graduated with a engineering degree from University of Hawaii at Manoa. This was 48% of the total engineering graduates in Hawaii for that year. In 2009, tuition at University of Hawaii at Manoa, was approximately $7,167 per year.
A majority of those with a degree in engineering choose to become engineers. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for engineering graduates in Hawaii is not very good. An estimated 2,000 engineers are in Hawaii state. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 4%, or to 2,090 engineers.
As an engineer in Hawaii you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $45,980 per year to more than $95,165 per year. The median salary for engineers in Hawaii is $72,365 per year.
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