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Mechanical Engineering Schools in Alabama

There are seven schools in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering programs. In 2010, 427 students graduated from programs at Alabama mechanical engineering schools. 370 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 50 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

407 students graduate from mechanical engineering programs in Alabama, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mechanical engineering programs. More specifically, 370 students graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering at the bachelor's level, 50 with a master's level degree, and seven with a doctorate level degree.

Seven mechanical engineering schools are in this state. Out of these, one school is private, while six schools are public. Private mechanical engineering school tuition is $16,750, while tuition at a public mechanical engineering school varies from $5,748 to $7,900.

Average tuition for programs in mechanical engineering is $7,775. While the highest tuition for mechanical engineering programs, which is $16,750 every year, is at Tuskegee University, the lowest tuition in this southern state, which is $5,748 every year, is at Alabama A & M University.

Alabama schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

407 students graduate from mechanical engineering programs in Alabama, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from mechanical engineering programs. More specifically, 370 students graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering at the bachelor's level, 50 with a master's level degree, and seven with a doctorate level degree.

Mechanical Engineering Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 256
  • Bachelor 2007: 285
  • Bachelor 2008: 299
  • Bachelor 2009: 332
  • Bachelor 2010: 370
  • Master 2006: 56
  • Master 2007: 77
  • Master 2008: 74
  • Master 2009: 54
  • Master 2010: 50
  • Doctorate 2006: 15
  • Doctorate 2007: 11
  • Doctorate 2008: 14
  • Doctorate 2009: 16
  • Doctorate 2010: 7

Mechanical Engineering Program Availability in Alabama

Schools in this state offer a total of 15 mechanical engineering programs. Of these programs, close to 46.7% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Mechanical Engineering Program Availability in Alabama

  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 3

Career Trends

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51650
  • 25th Percentile: 62820
  • Median: 78240
  • 75th Percentile: 95210
  • 90th Percentile: 113400

Career Trends

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71250
  • Median Salary 2007: 73450
  • Median Salary 2008: 74980
  • Median Salary 2009: 75430
  • Median Salary 2010: 78240
  • Total Employed 2006: 3910
  • Total Employed 2007: 4030
  • Total Employed 2008: 3790
  • Total Employed 2009: 3090
  • Total Employed 2010: 3160

Alabama vs National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Alabama vs National Mechanical Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 1.348% (3160)

Mechanical Engineering Schools in Alabama

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1. The University of Alabama at Huntsville

301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35899
(256) 824-6120

The University of Alabama at Huntsville is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown. This university offers two programs in mechanical engineering. Of those, this mid-sized university offers one bachelor's level degree in mechanical engineering to students and one degree at the doctorate level in mechanical engineering. UAH is one of 7 research universities in Alabama. This university is the third biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering in terms of programs.

2. The University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6101

The University of South Alabama offers two mechanical engineering programs. Out of those, USA offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in mechanical engineering and one master's level mechanical engineering degree. This university, which is 7.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Mobile, AL. USA is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this large university is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering.

3. Tuskegee University

Kresge Center- 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, AL 36088-1920
(334) 727-8011

Tuskegee University offers two mechanical engineering programs. Of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in mechanical engineering and one degree at the master's level in mechanical engineering. Overall, 2,946 students seek degrees in 57 programs at this small university. Tuskegee is the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering in terms of programs.

4. The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294-0110
(205) 934-4011

The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers two mechanical engineering programs. Out of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in mechanical engineering and one master's level mechanical engineering degree. This large university is near the center of the city. UAB is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama. This university is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering in terms of programs.

5. Auburn University

Auburn- Alabama
Auburn, AL 36849
(334) 844-4000

Auburn University offers three mechanical engineering programs. Specifically, this university offers students one mechanical engineering degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in mechanical engineering, and one mechanical engineering degree at the doctorate level. This university is near the center of the city. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama. AU is the largest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering in terms of programs.

6. Alabama A & M University

4900 Meridian St
Normal, AL 35762
(256) 372-5000

Alabama A & M University Is in the center of Normal and this university offers one program in mechanical engineering. 5,814 students seek degrees in 71 programs at this research university, overall. Alabama A&M Is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering programs.

7. The University of Alabama

739 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166
(205) 348-6010

The University of Alabama offers three programs in mechanical engineering. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in mechanical engineering by this university, one master's level degree in mechanical engineering, and one degree at the doctorate level in mechanical engineering. This research university, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering mechanical engineering programs.