Denton has a total population of 80,537 and a student population of 48,341. Of these students, 35,003 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
University of North Texas is the largest electrical engineering school in Denton, based on student population. In 2010, University of North Texas graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Denton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Denton's electrical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,565 per year in instate tuition and $24,213 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Denton-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,535 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 electrical engineer in Denton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 15,670 electrical engineers in Texas, 3,930 were working in the greater Denton area. The number of electrical engineers in Denton is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Denton is $56,150 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.