There are 2 mechanical engineering schools in San Antonio, Texas. San Antonio has a general population of 1,144,646 and an overall student population of 117,839. Approximately 37,290 of San Antonio's students are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
The largest mechanical engineering school in San Antonio, by student population, is The University of Texas at San Antonio. In 2010, approximately 104 students graduated from the Mechanical Engineering program at The University of Texas at San Antonio.
A total of 110 students graduated with credentials in mechanical engineering from mechanical engineering schools in San Antonio in 2010. If you decide to attend one of San Antonio's mechanical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,585 per year in instate tuition and $25,233 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,583 per year, on average, for room and board at San Antonio-based mechanical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,940.
Many mechanical engineering graduates choose to work as mechanical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Antonio, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 mechanical engineers in Texas were working in the greater San Antonio area. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to increase by 13% in San Antonio. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
As a mechanical engineer in San Antonio, you can expect to make an average salary of $92,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for mechanical engineers in the state.
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