Tuition costs are a reality of post-secondary education, but it’s important not to be discouraged. If your top school is financially out of reach, your second or third choice may serve your future just as well. To help you find the program — and school — that’s right for you, we’ve rounded up typical tuition costs for chemical engineering degrees. Here’s the range:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 11,560 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

36% above average compared to other degrees

$ 29,425 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

43% above average compared to other degrees

$ 46,270 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

42% above average compared to other degrees

What do chemical engineering graduates earn?

Chemical engineering students make an average of $101,770 per year after graduation. This is 52% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 101,770 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 96% of degrees

N/A
% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Satisfaction

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