Paris has a total population of 25,898 and a student population of 5,580. Of these students, 5,580 are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Paris Junior College is the largest mechanical engineering school in Paris, based on student population. In 2010, Paris Junior College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in mechanical engineering.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a mechanical engineering certificate from one of Paris's mechanical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,936 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Paris mechanical engineering schools was an average of $12,896 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,438 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,170 per year, on average, for room and board at Paris-based mechanical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,766.
If you plan on staying in Paris after graduating from mechanical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for mechanical engineers in Paris, which is the most popular mechanical engineering profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 97 mechanical engineers in Texas were working in the greater Paris area. The number of mechanical engineers in Paris is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Paris is $68,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.