With an overall population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763, approximately 28,085 of Arlington students attend one of Arlington's schools that offer biomedical engineering programs.
The University of Texas at Arlington is the largest biomedical engineering school in Arlington, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 50 students graduated from the Biomedical Engineering program at The University of Texas at Arlington.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in biomedical engineering from biomedical engineering schools in Arlington in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Arlington's biomedical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,181 per year in instate tuition and $25,829 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $908 for biomedical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Arlington-based biomedical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,097 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
Many biomedical engineering graduates choose to work as biomedical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Arlington, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of biomedical engineers in Arlington will increase by 78% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biomedical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biomedical engineer in Arlington is $67,860 per year, which is higher than the average for biomedical engineers state-wide.
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