With an overall population of 173,627 and a student population of 11,812, approximately 11,289 of Amarillo students attend one of Amarillo's schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
The largest mechanical engineering school in Amarillo, by student population, is Amarillo College. In 2010, Amarillo College graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in mechanical engineering.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a mechanical engineering certificate from one of Amarillo's mechanical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,410 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,292 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a mechanical engineering program in Amarillo.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Amarillo, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of mechanical engineers in Amarillo will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.