Rock Hill has a general population of 49,765 and an overall student population of 12,573. Approximately 6,034 of Rock Hill's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
York Technical College is the largest engineering school in Rock Hill, based on student population. In 2010, York Technical College graduated approximately 0 students from its engineering program.
In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Rock Hill was $3,352 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,082 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Rock Hill after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Rock Hill, which is the most popular engineering profession, are good. In 2010, there were 3,640 engineers in South Carolina. Of these engineers, 1,620 were working in the greater Rock Hill area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Rock Hill will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Rock Hill is $72,190 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.