We know that choosing the right degree is complex. One particularly important factor in this process is determining the financial commitment you will have to make to complete a program, and which one gives you the best return on your investment once you graduate. Of course, it's also essential to investigate scholarships and financial aid to offset tuition. Here are the typical costs for a materials science degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 15,181 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

78% above average compared to other degrees

$ 35,448 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

72% above average compared to other degrees

$ 54,192 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

66% above average compared to other degrees

What do materials science graduates earn?

Materials science students make an average of $94,443 per year after graduation. This is 41% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 94,443 per year
Average graduate salary in 2020

Top 86% of degrees

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% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

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