With an overall population of 15,804 and a student population of 3,899, approximately 3,899 of Sheridan students attend one of Sheridan's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 1 electrical engineering schools in Sheridan, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Sheridan College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Electrical Engineering program at Sheridan College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in Sheridan. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Sheridan electrical engineering schools was an average of $14,034 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Sheridan. And if you live on campus at one of the Sheridan-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,170.
If you plan on staying in Sheridan after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Sheridan, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 310 electrical engineers in Wyoming, 60 were working in the greater Sheridan area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Sheridan. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Sheridan is $83,600 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.