There are 2 electrical engineering schools in Corpus Christi, Texas. Corpus Christi has a total population of 277,454 and a student population of 23,404. Of these students, 21,537 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 2 electrical engineering schools in Corpus Christi, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Del Mar College. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Del Mar College with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in Corpus Christi. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,197 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Corpus Christi electrical engineering schools was an average of $24,845 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,066 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Corpus Christi-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $5,625 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,058.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Corpus Christi, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 15,670 electrical engineers in Texas, 150 were working in the greater Corpus Christi area. Corpus Christi's electrical engineer workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Corpus Christi is $62,340 per year, which is higher than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.
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