With an overall population of 57,053 and a student population of 14,961, approximately 14,921 of Missoula students attend one of Missoula's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
The University of Montana is the largest electrical engineering school in Missoula, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at The University of Montana.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Missoula's electrical engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Missoula's electrical engineering schools was $17,455 per year for instate students and $29,889 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,611 per year, on average, for room and board at Missoula-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Missoula, your job prospects are good. The number of electrical engineers in Missoula is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.