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Engineering Schools in Arizona

There are seven schools in the state of Arizona offering engineering programs. In 2010, 1,739 students graduated from programs at Arizona engineering schools. 1,080 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 514 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,684 students graduate from engineering programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of engineering students who US schools graduate. More specifically, ten students graduated with an engineering degree at the associate's level, 1,080 with a bachelor's level degree, 514 with a degree at the master's level, and 135 with a doctorate level degree.

Seven engineering schools are located in this state. And out of these, five schools are public, while two schools are private. Public engineering school tuition varies from $7,672 to $8,237, while tuition at a private engineering school varies from $14,826 to $29,428.

Average tuition for programs in engineering is $8,944. While the lowest tuition in this southwestern state, which is $7,672 every year, is at Northern Arizona University, the highest tuition for engineering programs, which is $29,428 per year, is at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott.

Arizona schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing engineering.

Engineering Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,684 students graduate from engineering programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of engineering students who US schools graduate. More specifically, ten students graduated with an engineering degree at the associate's level, 1,080 with a bachelor's level degree, 514 with a degree at the master's level, and 135 with a doctorate level degree.

Engineering Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 3
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 8
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 1095
  • Bachelor 2007: 1111
  • Bachelor 2008: 1096
  • Bachelor 2009: 1128
  • Bachelor 2010: 1080
  • Master 2006: 407
  • Master 2007: 368
  • Master 2008: 390
  • Master 2009: 548
  • Master 2010: 514
  • Doctorate 2006: 134
  • Doctorate 2007: 153
  • Doctorate 2008: 138
  • Doctorate 2009: 162
  • Doctorate 2010: 135

Engineering Program Availability in Arizona

Schools in Arizona offer a total of 98 engineering programs. Of these programs, about 38.8% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Engineering Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 38
  • Master: 32
  • Doctorate: 22

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55190
  • 25th Percentile: 70020
  • Median: 87530
  • 75th Percentile: 109070
  • 90th Percentile: 128970

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61410
  • 25th Percentile: 73450
  • Median: 89700
  • 75th Percentile: 111820
  • 90th Percentile: 134340

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46740
  • 25th Percentile: 55480
  • Median: 68710
  • 75th Percentile: 83850
  • 90th Percentile: 97750

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52040
  • 25th Percentile: 66240
  • Median: 96000
  • 75th Percentile: 114770
  • 90th Percentile: 137810

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61350
  • 25th Percentile: 73190
  • Median: 90930
  • 75th Percentile: 108100
  • 90th Percentile: 125870

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61540
  • 25th Percentile: 74900
  • Median: 92900
  • 75th Percentile: 116300
  • 90th Percentile: 138600

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63600
  • 25th Percentile: 74940
  • Median: 88380
  • 75th Percentile: 107870
  • 90th Percentile: 129730

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47490
  • 25th Percentile: 65190
  • Median: 87030
  • 75th Percentile: 107380
  • 90th Percentile: 127090

Petroleum Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Petroleum Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36730
  • 25th Percentile: 41790
  • Median: 61500
  • 75th Percentile: 71550
  • 90th Percentile: 85560

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46080
  • 25th Percentile: 58510
  • Median: 74180
  • 75th Percentile: 95790
  • 90th Percentile: 121340

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46450
  • 25th Percentile: 60410
  • Median: 82610
  • 75th Percentile: 103360
  • 90th Percentile: 125070

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44310
  • 25th Percentile: 54700
  • Median: 68660
  • 75th Percentile: 85250
  • 90th Percentile: 98490

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41110
  • 25th Percentile: 50140
  • Median: 73750
  • 75th Percentile: 95060
  • 90th Percentile: 139620

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61420
  • 25th Percentile: 74300
  • Median: 93470
  • 75th Percentile: 112800
  • 90th Percentile: 133340

Marine Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Marine Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 51980
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41690
  • 25th Percentile: 54910
  • Median: 73720
  • 75th Percentile: 91520
  • 90th Percentile: 107500

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32660
  • 25th Percentile: 54030
  • Median: 74510
  • 75th Percentile: 92740
  • 90th Percentile: 107540

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52900
  • 25th Percentile: 63820
  • Median: 79870
  • 75th Percentile: 97870
  • 90th Percentile: 127420

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48310
  • 25th Percentile: 58430
  • Median: 76910
  • 75th Percentile: 92450
  • 90th Percentile: 109850

Agricultural Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Agricultural Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 27205
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78760
  • Median Salary 2007: 77180
  • Median Salary 2008: 72960
  • Median Salary 2009: 86690
  • Median Salary 2010: 87530
  • Total Employed 2006: 3070
  • Total Employed 2007: 2730
  • Total Employed 2008: 2490
  • Total Employed 2009: 1570
  • Total Employed 2010: 2390

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64880
  • Median Salary 2007: 69120
  • Median Salary 2008: 75760
  • Median Salary 2009: 82890
  • Median Salary 2010: 89700
  • Total Employed 2006: 3460
  • Total Employed 2007: 3790
  • Total Employed 2008: 4440
  • Total Employed 2009: 4140
  • Total Employed 2010: 4330

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64510
  • Median Salary 2007: 59850
  • Median Salary 2008: 61530
  • Median Salary 2009: 62060
  • Median Salary 2010: 68710
  • Total Employed 2006: 1470
  • Total Employed 2007: 1620
  • Total Employed 2008: 1500
  • Total Employed 2009: 1190
  • Total Employed 2010: 2140

Agricultural Engineers — Employment Trend

Agricultural Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72550
  • Median Salary 2007: 76240
  • Median Salary 2008: 80030
  • Median Salary 2009: 46660
  • Median Salary 2010: 27205
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Marine Engineers — Employment Trend

Marine Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45075
  • Median Salary 2007: 46630
  • Median Salary 2008: 48675
  • Median Salary 2009: 50690
  • Median Salary 2010: 51980
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 65
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63800
  • Median Salary 2007: 73310
  • Median Salary 2008: 72910
  • Median Salary 2009: 74010
  • Median Salary 2010: 82610
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64780
  • Median Salary 2007: 70510
  • Median Salary 2008: 79480
  • Median Salary 2009: 89810
  • Median Salary 2010: 90930
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 550
  • Total Employed 2008: 760
  • Total Employed 2009: 780
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78620
  • Median Salary 2007: 84850
  • Median Salary 2008: 88570
  • Median Salary 2009: 88475
  • Median Salary 2010: 88380
  • Total Employed 2006: 1750
  • Total Employed 2007: 1825
  • Total Employed 2008: 1895
  • Total Employed 2009: 1970
  • Total Employed 2010: 2040

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78070
  • Median Salary 2007: 80260
  • Median Salary 2008: 82990
  • Median Salary 2009: 85060
  • Median Salary 2010: 87030
  • Total Employed 2006: 2550
  • Total Employed 2007: 2370
  • Total Employed 2008: 2260
  • Total Employed 2009: 2030
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Petroleum Engineers — Employment Trend

Petroleum Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73355
  • Median Salary 2007: 75890
  • Median Salary 2008: 79220
  • Median Salary 2009: 70360
  • Median Salary 2010: 61500
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 55
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73430
  • Median Salary 2007: 66830
  • Median Salary 2008: 69790
  • Median Salary 2009: 71860
  • Median Salary 2010: 74180
  • Total Employed 2006: 4920
  • Total Employed 2007: 4570
  • Total Employed 2008: 4590
  • Total Employed 2009: 4350
  • Total Employed 2010: 2950

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58280
  • Median Salary 2007: 62580
  • Median Salary 2008: 63890
  • Median Salary 2009: 65130
  • Median Salary 2010: 68660
  • Total Employed 2006: 780
  • Total Employed 2007: 690
  • Total Employed 2008: 740
  • Total Employed 2009: 710
  • Total Employed 2010: 750

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66270
  • Median Salary 2007: 72340
  • Median Salary 2008: 74940
  • Median Salary 2009: 74330
  • Median Salary 2010: 73720
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 610
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64220
  • Median Salary 2007: 69740
  • Median Salary 2008: 71580
  • Median Salary 2009: 73930
  • Median Salary 2010: 79870
  • Total Employed 2006: 4460
  • Total Employed 2007: 4150
  • Total Employed 2008: 4150
  • Total Employed 2009: 3650
  • Total Employed 2010: 3740

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 90050
  • Median Salary 2007: 93160
  • Median Salary 2008: 96920
  • Median Salary 2009: 94800
  • Median Salary 2010: 73750
  • Total Employed 2006: 955
  • Total Employed 2007: 980
  • Total Employed 2008: 1060
  • Total Employed 2009: 740
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76000
  • Median Salary 2007: 76100
  • Median Salary 2008: 79910
  • Median Salary 2009: 94970
  • Median Salary 2010: 93470
  • Total Employed 2006: 3840
  • Total Employed 2007: 3750
  • Total Employed 2008: 4000
  • Total Employed 2009: 4580
  • Total Employed 2010: 4800

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60270
  • Median Salary 2007: 65200
  • Median Salary 2008: 69690
  • Median Salary 2009: 74370
  • Median Salary 2010: 74510
  • Total Employed 2006: 1910
  • Total Employed 2007: 1930
  • Total Employed 2008: 2000
  • Total Employed 2009: 1950
  • Total Employed 2010: 1740

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75820
  • Median Salary 2007: 78550
  • Median Salary 2008: 81120
  • Median Salary 2009: 85150
  • Median Salary 2010: 92900
  • Total Employed 2006: 5700
  • Total Employed 2007: 4700
  • Total Employed 2008: 4590
  • Total Employed 2009: 4440
  • Total Employed 2010: 4530

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53540
  • Median Salary 2007: 62720
  • Median Salary 2008: 63770
  • Median Salary 2009: 70450
  • Median Salary 2010: 76910
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 510
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 390

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48480
  • Median Salary 2007: 48770
  • Median Salary 2008: 44510
  • Median Salary 2009: 97510
  • Median Salary 2010: 96000
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Arizona vs National Engineering Employment

Arizona vs National Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 1.932% (33660)

Engineering Schools in Arizona

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1. DeVry University - Arizona

2149 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021-2995
(602) 870-9222

DeVry University-Arizona, which is 8.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Phoenix, AZ and this school offers one engineering program. DeVry is a for-profit 4-year institution.

2. Eastern Arizona College

615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552-0769
(928) 428-8322

Eastern Arizona College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1888. It is located in Thatcher, AZ. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona. This college offers subjects including criminal justice and electrical technology. It offers 52 certificates and 67 associates level degrees to students. 6,799 students pursued degrees from the 98 programs at this college in 2010. This college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

3. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott

3700 Willow Creek Road
Prescott, AZ 86301-3720
(928) 777-3728

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott offers five engineering programs. It offers five degrees at the bachelor's level in engineering to students. ERAU is 5.4 miles from the heart of downtown. ERAU is a 4-year research institution.

4. Northern Arizona University

Knoles Drive- Babbitt Administrative Center
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4132
(928) 523-9011

Northern Arizona University offers 11 engineering programs. Specifically, NAU offers one engineering certificate to students, five bachelor's level engineering degrees, and five engineering degrees at the master's level. This university, which is near the center of the city, is in Flagstaff, AZ. NAU is a public, 4-year, research institution.

5. Arizona Western College

2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365-8834
(928) 317-6000

Arizona Western College is near Yuma, AZ and it offers one engineering program. This school is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona. It is the second largest institution in the state of Arizona offering engineering.

6. The University of Arizona

1401 E University
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
(520) 621-2211

The University of Arizona, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Tucson, AZ. Arizona offers 46 engineering programs. More specifically, students are offered 16 bachelor's level engineering degrees by it, 17 master's level engineering degrees, and 13 degrees at the doctorate level in engineering. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering engineering in terms of programs.

7. Prescott College

220 Grove Ave
Prescott, AZ 86301
(877) 350-2100

Prescott College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1966. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Prescott, AZ. It offers subjects including early childhood education and health science. This liberal arts college offers 29 certificates, 152 bachelors level degrees, 97 masters level degrees, and one doctoral level degree to students. 1,132 students pursued degrees from the 188 programs at this school in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. It is the only liberal arts college in Arizona.

8. Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000

Mesa Community College offers one program in engineering and it is 2.8 miles from the center of the city. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in engineering.

9. Cochise College

4190 W Highway 80
Douglas, AZ 85607-9724
(520) 515-0500

Cochise College is in Douglas, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers three engineering programs. Of those, it offers students one engineering certificate and two associate's level degrees in engineering. This school is a public 2-year institution. This public school is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering engineering programs.