Annandale has a total population of 54,994 and a student population of 47,195. Of these students, 46,619 are enrolled in schools that offer mechanical engineering programs.
Of the 1 mechanical engineering schools in Annandale, the largest mechanical engineering school, by student population, is Northern Virginia Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Mechanical Engineering program at Northern Virginia Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a mechanical engineering certificate from one of Annandale's mechanical engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,523 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for mechanical engineering related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a mechanical engineer in Annandale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,450 mechanical engineers in Virginia, 6,370 were working in the greater Annandale area. By the year 2018, the number of mechanical engineers is expected to increase by 15% in Annandale. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for mechanical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a mechanical engineer in Annandale is $121,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for mechanical engineers.