Mount Pleasant has a total population of 25,946 and a student population of 27,472. Of these students, 27,247 are enrolled in schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
Mount Pleasant's largest biomedical engineering school is Central Michigan University. In 2010, Central Michigan University graduated approximately 67 students from its biomedical engineering program.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a biomedical engineering degree from one of Mount Pleasant's biomedical engineering schools. If you decide to attend one of Mount Pleasant's biomedical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,297 per year in instate tuition and $33,797 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biomedical engineering program in Mount Pleasant. And if you live on campus at one of the Mount Pleasant-based biomedical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,896 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biomedical engineering graduates choose to work as biomedical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Pleasant, your job prospects are good. The number of biomedical engineers in Mount Pleasant is expected to increase by 70% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.