With an overall population of 180,480 and a student population of 30,362, approximately 12,942 of Reno students attend one of Reno's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Reno, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Truckee Meadows Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Truckee Meadows Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Reno's electrical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,010 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Reno, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 610 electrical engineers in Nevada. Of these electrical engineers, 220 were working in the greater Reno area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to increase by 16% in Reno. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Reno is $89,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.