Greenville has a general population of 56,002 and an overall student population of 23,214. Approximately 15,089 of Greenville's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
The largest mechanical engineering school in Greenville, by student population, is Greenville Technical College. In 2010, Greenville Technical College graduated approximately 2 students from its mechanical engineering program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from one of Greenville's mechanical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,492 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $998 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Greenville.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Greenville, your job prospects are average. There were 3,330 mechanical engineers working in South Carolina and 2,050 working in the greater Greenville area in 2010. Greenville's mechanical engineer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Greenville is $81,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.