Dallas has a general population of 3,402 and an overall student population of 6,507. Approximately 6,507 of Dallas's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Dallas, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Gaston College. In 2010, Gaston College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an electrical engineering certificate in Dallas. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Dallas was $1,776 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,200 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Dallas after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Dallas, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,850 electrical engineers in North Carolina. Of these electrical engineers, 610 were working in the greater Dallas area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to increase by 1% in Dallas. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Dallas is $74,250 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.