With an overall population of 14,950 and a student population of 10,117, approximately 10,071 of Murray students attend one of Murray's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Of the 1 mechanical engineering schools in Murray, the largest mechanical engineering school, by student population, is Murray State University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Murray State University with credentials in mechanical engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from one of Murray's mechanical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,210 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Murray mechanical engineering schools was an average of $26,470 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $990 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Murray-based mechanical 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 a mechanical engineer in Murray is $80,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.