With an overall population of 14,733 and a student population of 37,861, approximately 37,347 of Hyattsville students attend one of Hyattsville's schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Maryland-University College is the largest engineering school in Hyattsville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maryland-University College graduated approximately 5 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an engineering certificate in Hyattsville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,760 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hyattsville, your job prospects are average. There were 6,790 engineers working in Maryland and 6,370 working in the greater Hyattsville area in 2010. Hyattsville's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Hyattsville is $121,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.