With an overall population of 49,765 and a student population of 12,573, approximately 6,034 of Rock Hill students attend one of Rock Hill's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Of the 1 mechanical engineering schools in Rock Hill, the largest mechanical engineering school, by student population, is York Technical College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from York Technical College with credentials in mechanical engineering.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in Rock Hill in 2010. In 2009 tuition at mechanical engineering schools in Rock Hill was $3,352 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,082 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Rock Hill after graduating from mechanical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for mechanical engineers in Rock Hill, which is the most popular mechanical engineering profession, are average. In 2010, there were 3,330 mechanical engineers in South Carolina. Of these mechanical engineers, 1,450 were working in the greater Rock Hill area. Rock Hill'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 Rock Hill is $76,720 per year, which is higher than the average for mechanical engineers state-wide.