There are 2 engineering schools in Honolulu, Hawaii. Honolulu has a total population of 371,657 and a student population of 47,326. Of these students, 28,548 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Hawaii at Manoa is the largest engineering school in Honolulu, based on student population. In 2010, University of Hawaii at Manoa graduated approximately 76 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 158 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Honolulu's engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Honolulu's engineering schools was $23,560 per year for instate students and $29,584 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,161 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,706 per year, on average, for room and board at Honolulu-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,662.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Honolulu, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,000 engineers in Hawaii, 1,620 were working in the greater Honolulu area. Honolulu's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Honolulu is $72,790 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.
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