With an overall population of 103,455 and a student population of 11,817, approximately 10,188 of Clarksville students attend one of Clarksville's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Clarksville, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Austin Peay State University. In 2010, Austin Peay State University graduated approximately 20 students from its engineering program.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Clarksville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Clarksville's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,221 per year in instate tuition and $31,149 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,550 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,120 per year, on average, for room and board at Clarksville-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,274.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Clarksville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,080 engineers in Tennessee, 130 were working in the greater Clarksville area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -6% in Clarksville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Clarksville, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,590 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.