With an overall population of 11,939 and a student population of 19,111, approximately 19,111 of Clemson students attend one of Clemson's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Clemson, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Clemson University. Approximately 210 students graduated in 2010 from Clemson University with credentials in engineering.
A total of 687 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Clemson in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Clemson's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,478 per year in instate tuition and $37,788 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $922 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clemson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 engineers in South Carolina were working in the greater Clemson area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 8% in Clemson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Clemson, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.