Goodman has a general population of 1,252 and an overall student population of 6,466. Approximately 6,466 of Goodman's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Goodman's largest engineering school is Holmes Community College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Holmes Community College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an engineering degree in Goodman. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,918 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Goodman engineering schools was an average of $11,868 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Goodman-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $2,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,588.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Goodman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 engineers in Mississippi were working in the greater Goodman area. Goodman's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 14% 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 Goodman is $33,420 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.