Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a mechanical engineering-related technology degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,593 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

13% above average compared to other degrees

$ 22,048 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

7% above average compared to other degrees

$ 27,519 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

16% below average compared to other degrees

What do mechanical engineering-related technology graduates earn?

Mechanical engineering-related technology students make an average of $74,484 per year after graduation. This is 12% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 74,484 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 69% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees


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