East Lansing has a general population of 46,525 and an overall student population of 47,344. Approximately 47,071 of East Lansing's students are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
Of the 1 biomedical engineering schools in East Lansing, the largest biomedical engineering school, by student population, is Michigan State University. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Biomedical Engineering program at Michigan State University.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in biomedical engineering in East Lansing in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,994 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Lansing biomedical engineering schools was an average of $37,457 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $962 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biomedical engineering program in East Lansing. And if you live on campus at one of the East Lansing-based biomedical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,394 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a biomedical engineer in East Lansing, your job prospects are good. The number of biomedical engineers in East Lansing is expected to increase by 70% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.