Murray has a total population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117. Of these students, 10,071 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Murray, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Murray State University. In 2010, Murray State University graduated approximately 40 students from its engineering program.
A reported 57 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Murray in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Murray's engineering schools was $16,210 per year for instate students and $26,470 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $990 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Murray-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,562 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Murray is $80,810 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.