Madisonville has a general population of 3,939 and an overall student population of 138. Approximately 138 of Madisonville's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Madisonville, by student population, is Hiwassee College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Engineering program at Hiwassee College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree in Madisonville. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Madisonville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,430.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Madisonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Madisonville-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,930.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Madisonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,080 engineers in Tennessee, 180 were working in the greater Madisonville area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -3% in Madisonville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Madisonville is $34,960 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.