Mississippi State University is the largest mechanical engineering school in Mississippi State, based on student population. In 2010, Mississippi State University graduated approximately 89 students with credentials in mechanical engineering.
A total of 89 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in Mississippi State in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Mississippi State's mechanical engineering schools was $17,871 per year for instate students and $25,741 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mississippi State-based mechanical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,520 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 mechanical engineer in Mississippi State, your job prospects are good. The number of mechanical engineers in Mississippi State is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.