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Engineering Schools in Sunnyvale, California

There are 21 schools near Sunnyvale, CA offering engineering programs. 4,452 students graduated with degrees from Sunnyvale engineering schools in 2010. 2,198 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 1,815 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

4,289 students graduate from programs in this city in engineering, on average, every year. This accounts for about 31% of engineering students who schools in the state of California graduate. Out of those, nine students graduated with certificates in engineering, 40 with an associate's level degree, 1,815 with a bachelor's level degree, 2,198 with a master's level degree, and 390 with a doctorate level degree.

21 engineering schools are located in Sunnyvale. Of these, while 16 schools are public, five schools are private. Private engineering school tuition varies from $7,340 to $40,172, while tuition at a public engineering school varies from $5,014 to $11,505.

Average tuition for engineering programs is $19,060. The highest tuition for engineering programs, which is $40,172 each year, is at Stanford University, while the lowest tuition in Sunnyvale, which is $5,014 per year, is at California State University-East Bay.

Schools in Sunnyvale offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing engineering.

Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Sunnyvale, California

4,289 students graduate from programs in this city in engineering, on average, every year. This accounts for about 31% of engineering students who schools in the state of California graduate. Out of those, nine students graduated with certificates in engineering, 40 with an associate's level degree, 1,815 with a bachelor's level degree, 2,198 with a master's level degree, and 390 with a doctorate level degree.

Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Sunnyvale, California

  • Certificate 2006: 18
  • Certificate 2007: 12
  • Certificate 2008: 10
  • Certificate 2009: 10
  • Certificate 2010: 9
  • Associate 2006: 31
  • Associate 2007: 30
  • Associate 2008: 25
  • Associate 2009: 45
  • Associate 2010: 40
  • Bachelor 2006: 1821
  • Bachelor 2007: 1699
  • Bachelor 2008: 1739
  • Bachelor 2009: 1748
  • Bachelor 2010: 1815
  • Master 2006: 1840
  • Master 2007: 1676
  • Master 2008: 1950
  • Master 2009: 2315
  • Master 2010: 2198
  • Doctorate 2006: 389
  • Doctorate 2007: 405
  • Doctorate 2008: 402
  • Doctorate 2009: 419
  • Doctorate 2010: 390

Engineering Program Availability in Sunnyvale, California

Sunnyvale schools offer a total of 147 programs in engineering. Of these programs, approximately 34.7% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Engineering Program Availability in Sunnyvale, California

  • Certificate: 21
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 51
  • Master: 39
  • Doctorate: 26

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 79490
  • 25th Percentile: 98710
  • Median: 125930
  • 75th Percentile: 148100
  • 90th Percentile: 166080

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64040
  • 25th Percentile: 77310
  • Median: 97870
  • 75th Percentile: 120430
  • 90th Percentile: 142980

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59910
  • 25th Percentile: 69660
  • Median: 84680
  • 75th Percentile: 106590
  • 90th Percentile: 129980

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 76300
  • 25th Percentile: 86740
  • Median: 106910
  • 75th Percentile: 133130
  • 90th Percentile: 166240

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 69630
  • 25th Percentile: 85440
  • Median: 110080
  • 75th Percentile: 140690
  • 90th Percentile: 165320

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 77900
  • 25th Percentile: 95230
  • Median: 117890
  • 75th Percentile: 142630
  • 90th Percentile: 165330

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 76890
  • 25th Percentile: 93200
  • Median: 112760
  • 75th Percentile: 131660
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 71340
  • 25th Percentile: 88460
  • Median: 110600
  • 75th Percentile: 137170
  • 90th Percentile: 156750

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 65490
  • 25th Percentile: 80290
  • Median: 100810
  • 75th Percentile: 126260
  • 90th Percentile: 150740

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59460
  • 25th Percentile: 78450
  • Median: 94670
  • 75th Percentile: 108780
  • 90th Percentile: 117810

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 65950
  • 25th Percentile: 81430
  • Median: 102600
  • 75th Percentile: 120070
  • 90th Percentile: 150920

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 77880
  • 25th Percentile: 98890
  • Median: 118560
  • 75th Percentile: 139020
  • 90th Percentile: 160470

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 69340
  • 25th Percentile: 88020
  • Median: 112660
  • 75th Percentile: 137150
  • 90th Percentile: 160620

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50130
  • 25th Percentile: 64010
  • Median: 93900
  • 75th Percentile: 132290
  • 90th Percentile: 157740

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 68030
  • 25th Percentile: 84570
  • Median: 109530
  • 75th Percentile: 132710
  • 90th Percentile: 152620

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 67880
  • 25th Percentile: 80850
  • Median: 94190
  • 75th Percentile: 105050
  • 90th Percentile: 117100

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 98890
  • Median Salary 2007: 100770
  • Median Salary 2008: 113530
  • Median Salary 2009: 118720
  • Median Salary 2010: 125930
  • Total Employed 2006: 3830
  • Total Employed 2007: 3910
  • Total Employed 2008: 2500
  • Total Employed 2009: 1090
  • Total Employed 2010: 1810

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94960
  • Median Salary 2007: 97700
  • Median Salary 2008: 96770
  • Median Salary 2009: 96380
  • Median Salary 2010: 97870
  • Total Employed 2006: 4270
  • Total Employed 2007: 4000
  • Total Employed 2008: 3530
  • Total Employed 2009: 4050
  • Total Employed 2010: 3960

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74010
  • Median Salary 2007: 75690
  • Median Salary 2008: 80690
  • Median Salary 2009: 82040
  • Median Salary 2010: 84680
  • Total Employed 2006: 1320
  • Total Employed 2007: 1400
  • Total Employed 2008: 1640
  • Total Employed 2009: 1260
  • Total Employed 2010: 1310

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 101640
  • Median Salary 2007: 98670
  • Median Salary 2008: 96950
  • Median Salary 2009: 98560
  • Median Salary 2010: 106910
  • Total Employed 2006: 400
  • Total Employed 2007: 420
  • Total Employed 2008: 380
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 530

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 88380
  • Median Salary 2007: 91860
  • Median Salary 2008: 100520
  • Median Salary 2009: 106180
  • Median Salary 2010: 110080
  • Total Employed 2006: 770
  • Total Employed 2007: 720
  • Total Employed 2008: 750
  • Total Employed 2009: 630
  • Total Employed 2010: 580

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94010
  • Median Salary 2007: 90970
  • Median Salary 2008: 109630
  • Median Salary 2009: 112330
  • Median Salary 2010: 112760
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 106550
  • Median Salary 2007: 111730
  • Median Salary 2008: 119260
  • Median Salary 2009: 119130
  • Median Salary 2010: 117890
  • Total Employed 2006: 9320
  • Total Employed 2007: 9700
  • Total Employed 2008: 10350
  • Total Employed 2009: 8310
  • Total Employed 2010: 7990

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85170
  • Median Salary 2007: 91940
  • Median Salary 2008: 106010
  • Median Salary 2009: 110410
  • Median Salary 2010: 110600
  • Total Employed 2006: 5300
  • Total Employed 2007: 5820
  • Total Employed 2008: 4850
  • Total Employed 2009: 5030
  • Total Employed 2010: 4250

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 93440
  • Median Salary 2007: 97230
  • Median Salary 2008: 98770
  • Median Salary 2009: 98340
  • Median Salary 2010: 100810
  • Total Employed 2006: 3550
  • Total Employed 2007: 3330
  • Total Employed 2008: 4250
  • Total Employed 2009: 3810
  • Total Employed 2010: 3950

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83090
  • Median Salary 2007: 77230
  • Median Salary 2008: 82190
  • Median Salary 2009: 93100
  • Median Salary 2010: 94670
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84090
  • Median Salary 2007: 89760
  • Median Salary 2008: 94140
  • Median Salary 2009: 92500
  • Median Salary 2010: 94190
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85120
  • Median Salary 2007: 85340
  • Median Salary 2008: 93020
  • Median Salary 2009: 101540
  • Median Salary 2010: 102600
  • Total Employed 2006: 1800
  • Total Employed 2007: 1240
  • Total Employed 2008: 1560
  • Total Employed 2009: 1900
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 104095
  • Median Salary 2007: 108940
  • Median Salary 2008: 112010
  • Median Salary 2009: 114490
  • Median Salary 2010: 118560
  • Total Employed 2006: 365
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 410
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 455

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 99730
  • Median Salary 2007: 101400
  • Median Salary 2008: 105950
  • Median Salary 2009: 109430
  • Median Salary 2010: 112660
  • Total Employed 2006: 8760
  • Total Employed 2007: 8000
  • Total Employed 2008: 7290
  • Total Employed 2009: 7360
  • Total Employed 2010: 7510

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 90550
  • Median Salary 2007: 95840
  • Median Salary 2008: 92710
  • Median Salary 2009: 98840
  • Median Salary 2010: 93900
  • Total Employed 2006: 3200
  • Total Employed 2007: 4010
  • Total Employed 2008: 3580
  • Total Employed 2009: 3370
  • Total Employed 2010: 3130

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 96370
  • Median Salary 2007: 102160
  • Median Salary 2008: 104930
  • Median Salary 2009: 105100
  • Median Salary 2010: 109530
  • Total Employed 2006: 4840
  • Total Employed 2007: 5510
  • Total Employed 2008: 5300
  • Total Employed 2009: 4910
  • Total Employed 2010: 4410

Sunnyvale vs California Engineering Employment

Sunnyvale vs California Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Sunnyvale: 17.622% (42355)

Engineering Schools in Sunnyvale, California

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1. Cogswell Polytechnical College

1175 Bordeaux Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
(408) 541-0100

Cogswell Polytechnical College offers one engineering program and Cogswell, which is located just 12.9 miles from Redwood City, is located a short commute away from within Sunnyvale. Overall, 238 students pursue degrees in four programs at Cogswell.