With an overall population of 10,515 and a student population of 8,163, approximately 8,163 of Martin students attend one of Martin's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Martin, by student population, is The University of Tennessee-Martin. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Tennessee-Martin with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Martin's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,661 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Martin engineering schools was an average of $27,047 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Martin-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $5,032 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Martin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,000 engineers in Tennessee, 230 were working in the greater Martin area. Martin's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.