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Engineering Schools in Chula Vista, California

There are ten schools located by Chula Vista, CA offering engineering programs. 1,687 students graduated from programs at Chula Vista engineering schools in 2010. 987 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 488 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,615 students graduate from programs in Chula Vista in engineering every year. This accounts for approximately 11% of students who California schools graduate from engineering programs. Specifically, 103 students graduated with engineering certificates, 17 with a degree at the associate's level, 987 with a bachelor's level degree, 488 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Ten engineering schools are located in Chula Vista. And of these, three schools are private, while seven schools are public. While public engineering school tuition varies from $5,206 to $11,306, tuition at a private engineering school varies from $11,088 to $37,372.

Average tuition for engineering programs is $16,492. The lowest tuition in Chula Vista, which is $5,206 each year, is at San Diego State University, while the highest tuition for engineering programs, which is $37,372 per year, is at the University of San Diego.

Chula Vista schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in engineering.

Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chula Vista, California

On average, 1,615 students graduate from programs in Chula Vista in engineering every year. This accounts for approximately 11% of students who California schools graduate from engineering programs. Specifically, 103 students graduated with engineering certificates, 17 with a degree at the associate's level, 987 with a bachelor's level degree, 488 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chula Vista, California

  • Certificate 2006: 111
  • Certificate 2007: 89
  • Certificate 2008: 107
  • Certificate 2009: 101
  • Certificate 2010: 103
  • Associate 2006: 9
  • Associate 2007: 6
  • Associate 2008: 5
  • Associate 2009: 11
  • Associate 2010: 17
  • Bachelor 2006: 1073
  • Bachelor 2007: 967
  • Bachelor 2008: 921
  • Bachelor 2009: 964
  • Bachelor 2010: 987
  • Master 2006: 388
  • Master 2007: 390
  • Master 2008: 409
  • Master 2009: 449
  • Master 2010: 488
  • Doctorate 2006: 84
  • Doctorate 2007: 102
  • Doctorate 2008: 102
  • Doctorate 2009: 96
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Engineering Program Availability in Chula Vista, California

Schools in Chula Vista offer a total of 72 programs in engineering. Of these programs, close to 29.2% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Engineering Program Availability in Chula Vista, California

  • Certificate: 15
  • Associate: 6
  • Bachelor: 19
  • Master: 21
  • Doctorate: 11

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48340
  • 25th Percentile: 61960
  • Median: 79290
  • 75th Percentile: 97310
  • 90th Percentile: 121180

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60460
  • 25th Percentile: 78590
  • Median: 98420
  • 75th Percentile: 116830
  • 90th Percentile: 137560

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54890
  • 25th Percentile: 64880
  • Median: 77750
  • 75th Percentile: 92140
  • 90th Percentile: 109160

Marine Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Marine Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44330
  • 25th Percentile: 49310
  • Median: 62750
  • 75th Percentile: 78920
  • 90th Percentile: 93390

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62440
  • 25th Percentile: 69910
  • Median: 80350
  • 75th Percentile: 100410
  • 90th Percentile: 122280

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63690
  • 25th Percentile: 77770
  • Median: 96000
  • 75th Percentile: 109860
  • 90th Percentile: 121490

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64630
  • 25th Percentile: 73050
  • Median: 85020
  • 75th Percentile: 99330
  • 90th Percentile: 117450

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40370
  • 25th Percentile: 76890
  • Median: 90620
  • 75th Percentile: 109560
  • 90th Percentile: 132160

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60190
  • 25th Percentile: 74970
  • Median: 97810
  • 75th Percentile: 117920
  • 90th Percentile: 139230

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50760
  • 25th Percentile: 67040
  • Median: 86690
  • 75th Percentile: 107050
  • 90th Percentile: 122980

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50550
  • 25th Percentile: 65440
  • Median: 79300
  • 75th Percentile: 98120
  • 90th Percentile: 115730

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61090
  • 25th Percentile: 71180
  • Median: 87330
  • 75th Percentile: 101540
  • 90th Percentile: 119700

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 74740
  • 25th Percentile: 91600
  • Median: 110340
  • 75th Percentile: 127360
  • 90th Percentile: 141840

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 65760
  • 25th Percentile: 79080
  • Median: 97400
  • 75th Percentile: 115720
  • 90th Percentile: 136600

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49600
  • 25th Percentile: 63970
  • Median: 83810
  • 75th Percentile: 100880
  • 90th Percentile: 115730

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64410
  • 25th Percentile: 77730
  • Median: 94320
  • 75th Percentile: 117940
  • 90th Percentile: 142320

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62410
  • 25th Percentile: 74860
  • Median: 88200
  • 75th Percentile: 101520
  • 90th Percentile: 112880

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85510
  • Median Salary 2007: 93750
  • Median Salary 2008: 96960
  • Median Salary 2009: 99470
  • Median Salary 2010: 98420
  • Total Employed 2006: 650
  • Total Employed 2007: 1300
  • Total Employed 2008: 1290
  • Total Employed 2009: 1460
  • Total Employed 2010: 1720

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75780
  • Median Salary 2007: 73880
  • Median Salary 2008: 76270
  • Median Salary 2009: 80380
  • Median Salary 2010: 77750
  • Total Employed 2006: 1910
  • Total Employed 2007: 1570
  • Total Employed 2008: 1840
  • Total Employed 2009: 1740
  • Total Employed 2010: 1560

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65100
  • Median Salary 2007: 69000
  • Median Salary 2008: 70760
  • Median Salary 2009: 77120
  • Median Salary 2010: 79290
  • Total Employed 2006: 1170
  • Total Employed 2007: 1440
  • Total Employed 2008: 1470
  • Total Employed 2009: 1410
  • Total Employed 2010: 1610

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80300
  • Median Salary 2007: 76430
  • Median Salary 2008: 77680
  • Median Salary 2009: 73490
  • Median Salary 2010: 80350
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 370
  • Total Employed 2008: 365
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Marine Engineers — Employment Trend

Marine Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66900
  • Median Salary 2007: 60250
  • Median Salary 2008: 53600
  • Median Salary 2009: 60070
  • Median Salary 2010: 62750
  • Total Employed 2006:
  • Total Employed 2007:
  • Total Employed 2008:
  • Total Employed 2009:
  • Total Employed 2010:

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88930
  • Median Salary 2007: 87800
  • Median Salary 2008: 91100
  • Median Salary 2009: 87740
  • Median Salary 2010: 85020
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81500
  • Median Salary 2007: 85040
  • Median Salary 2008: 89850
  • Median Salary 2009: 92980
  • Median Salary 2010: 96000
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85480
  • Median Salary 2007: 88810
  • Median Salary 2008: 82840
  • Median Salary 2009: 87070
  • Median Salary 2010: 90620
  • Total Employed 2006: 1850
  • Total Employed 2007: 1500
  • Total Employed 2008: 1610
  • Total Employed 2009: 1500
  • Total Employed 2010: 1760

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74450
  • Median Salary 2007: 89600
  • Median Salary 2008: 92040
  • Median Salary 2009: 95850
  • Median Salary 2010: 97810
  • Total Employed 2006: 3370
  • Total Employed 2007: 3810
  • Total Employed 2008: 3740
  • Total Employed 2009: 3430
  • Total Employed 2010: 2170

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77420
  • Median Salary 2007: 78150
  • Median Salary 2008: 78320
  • Median Salary 2009: 81950
  • Median Salary 2010: 86690
  • Total Employed 2006: 2980
  • Total Employed 2007: 3020
  • Total Employed 2008: 2820
  • Total Employed 2009: 2750
  • Total Employed 2010: 2970

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70040
  • Median Salary 2007: 74690
  • Median Salary 2008: 85320
  • Median Salary 2009: 89720
  • Median Salary 2010: 79300
  • Total Employed 2006: 780
  • Total Employed 2007: 720
  • Total Employed 2008: 990
  • Total Employed 2009: 690
  • Total Employed 2010: 900

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73220
  • Median Salary 2007: 78650
  • Median Salary 2008: 85370
  • Median Salary 2009: 87570
  • Median Salary 2010: 88200
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71480
  • Median Salary 2007: 73830
  • Median Salary 2008: 78660
  • Median Salary 2009: 83700
  • Median Salary 2010: 87330
  • Total Employed 2006: 2560
  • Total Employed 2007: 3120
  • Total Employed 2008: 3500
  • Total Employed 2009: 3630
  • Total Employed 2010: 3640

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 96205
  • Median Salary 2007: 100685
  • Median Salary 2008: 103520
  • Median Salary 2009: 103340
  • Median Salary 2010: 110340
  • Total Employed 2006: 775
  • Total Employed 2007: 745
  • Total Employed 2008: 865
  • Total Employed 2009: 870
  • Total Employed 2010: 660

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 90140
  • Median Salary 2007: 93390
  • Median Salary 2008: 94010
  • Median Salary 2009: 97560
  • Median Salary 2010: 97400
  • Total Employed 2006: 3900
  • Total Employed 2007: 3940
  • Total Employed 2008: 4310
  • Total Employed 2009: 3920
  • Total Employed 2010: 3600

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66290
  • Median Salary 2007: 70280
  • Median Salary 2008: 78950
  • Median Salary 2009: 80230
  • Median Salary 2010: 83810
  • Total Employed 2006: 4670
  • Total Employed 2007: 3570
  • Total Employed 2008: 4190
  • Total Employed 2009: 3720
  • Total Employed 2010: 3400

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80750
  • Median Salary 2007: 85010
  • Median Salary 2008: 90730
  • Median Salary 2009: 92640
  • Median Salary 2010: 94320
  • Total Employed 2006: 2110
  • Total Employed 2007: 1830
  • Total Employed 2008: 1700
  • Total Employed 2009: 1610
  • Total Employed 2010: 1790

Chula Vista vs California Engineering Employment

Chula Vista vs California Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Chula Vista: 11.325% (27220)

Engineering Schools in Chula Vista, California

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1. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1961. It is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California. This college offers subjects such as design, art, and language. It offers 101 certificates and 99 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 19,476 students sought degrees from the 103 programs at this college. This community college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.