In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a manufacturing engineering degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,529 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

13% above average compared to other degrees

$ 20,595 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

2% above average compared to other degrees

$ 25,804 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

20% below average compared to other degrees

What do manufacturing engineering graduates earn?

Manufacturing engineering students make an average of $105,856 per year after graduation. This is 59% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

13% of manufacturing engineering graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is low compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 105,856 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 98% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

32% below average compared to other degrees


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