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Engineering Schools in Georgia

There are eight schools in the state of Georgia offering engineering programs. 2,989 students graduated with degrees from Georgia engineering schools in 2010. 1,801 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 912 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

2,853 students graduate from programs in this state in engineering, on average, each year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from engineering programs. Specifically, one student graduated with engineering certificates, 1,801 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 912 with a master's level degree, and 275 with a doctorate level degree.

Eight engineering schools are in Georgia. And out of these, four schools are private, while four schools are public. While tuition at a private engineering school varies from $14,826 to $39,158, tuition at a public engineering school varies from $5,180 to $8,736.

Average tuition for engineering programs is $18,103. The lowest tuition in Georgia, which is $5,180 every year, is at Fort Valley State University, while the highest tuition for engineering programs, which is $39,158 each year, is at Emory University.

Georgia schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in engineering.

Engineering Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

2,853 students graduate from programs in this state in engineering, on average, each year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from engineering programs. Specifically, one student graduated with engineering certificates, 1,801 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 912 with a master's level degree, and 275 with a doctorate level degree.

Engineering Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 5
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 1528
  • Bachelor 2007: 1586
  • Bachelor 2008: 1573
  • Bachelor 2009: 1662
  • Bachelor 2010: 1801
  • Master 2006: 752
  • Master 2007: 723
  • Master 2008: 801
  • Master 2009: 998
  • Master 2010: 912
  • Doctorate 2006: 279
  • Doctorate 2007: 348
  • Doctorate 2008: 338
  • Doctorate 2009: 356
  • Doctorate 2010: 275

Engineering Program Availability in Georgia

Schools in this state offer a total of 59 programs in engineering. Of these programs, close to 42.4% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the doctoral level.

Engineering Program Availability in Georgia

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 19
  • Master: 25
  • Doctorate: 14

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Aerospace Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 86145
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Industrial Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51570
  • 25th Percentile: 62130
  • Median: 76780
  • 75th Percentile: 92100
  • 90th Percentile: 110600

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Logistics Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47450
  • 25th Percentile: 56100
  • Median: 68820
  • 75th Percentile: 81670
  • 90th Percentile: 95620

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50330
  • 25th Percentile: 58870
  • Median: 70930
  • 75th Percentile: 82840
  • 90th Percentile: 95630

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Materials Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43820
  • 25th Percentile: 52240
  • Median: 68190
  • 75th Percentile: 90330
  • 90th Percentile: 110460

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Electrical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53150
  • 25th Percentile: 66470
  • Median: 83620
  • 75th Percentile: 99450
  • 90th Percentile: 117560

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60530
  • 25th Percentile: 81980
  • Median: 99390
  • 75th Percentile: 119450
  • 90th Percentile: 148700

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nanosystems Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38890
  • 25th Percentile: 54290
  • Median: 82580
  • 75th Percentile: 103770
  • 90th Percentile: 125100

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Automotive Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50170
  • 25th Percentile: 61200
  • Median: 74710
  • 75th Percentile: 90730
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48540
  • 25th Percentile: 57020
  • Median: 77710
  • 75th Percentile: 96720
  • 90th Percentile: 117870

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45500
  • 25th Percentile: 56120
  • Median: 73060
  • 75th Percentile: 96590
  • 90th Percentile: 111150

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Nuclear Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 112005
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55120
  • 25th Percentile: 67590
  • Median: 80550
  • 75th Percentile: 95160
  • 90th Percentile: 112430

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Product Safety Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41900
  • 25th Percentile: 54530
  • Median: 67580
  • 75th Percentile: 88790
  • 90th Percentile: 111000

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49010
  • 25th Percentile: 62000
  • Median: 76710
  • 75th Percentile: 93430
  • 90th Percentile: 111140

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Transportation Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44810
  • 25th Percentile: 55400
  • Median: 67610
  • 75th Percentile: 87250
  • 90th Percentile: 107050

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

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

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 81845
  • 75th Percentile:
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Agricultural Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Agricultural Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54020
  • 25th Percentile: 64850
  • Median: 95470
  • 75th Percentile: 110090
  • 90th Percentile: 117830

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

Aerospace Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 78105
  • Median Salary 2007: 80260
  • Median Salary 2008: 83530
  • Median Salary 2009: 85275
  • Median Salary 2010: 86145
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

Industrial Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64540
  • Median Salary 2007: 68420
  • Median Salary 2008: 71130
  • Median Salary 2009: 74240
  • Median Salary 2010: 76780
  • Total Employed 2006: 4110
  • Total Employed 2007: 3820
  • Total Employed 2008: 3820
  • Total Employed 2009: 4630
  • Total Employed 2010: 4970

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

Logistics Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60650
  • Median Salary 2007: 61360
  • Median Salary 2008: 63230
  • Median Salary 2009: 65880
  • Median Salary 2010: 68820
  • Total Employed 2006: 3420
  • Total Employed 2007: 3510
  • Total Employed 2008: 3670
  • Total Employed 2009: 3900
  • Total Employed 2010: 4000

Agricultural Engineers — Employment Trend

Agricultural Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68990
  • Median Salary 2007: 72870
  • Median Salary 2008: 73320
  • Median Salary 2009: 83730
  • Median Salary 2010: 95470
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

Materials Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65670
  • Median Salary 2007: 67370
  • Median Salary 2008: 68900
  • Median Salary 2009: 70120
  • Median Salary 2010: 68190
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 480
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

Chemical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73030
  • Median Salary 2007: 70520
  • Median Salary 2008: 65460
  • Median Salary 2009: 68820
  • Median Salary 2010: 77710
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 370
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 360

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87380
  • Median Salary 2007: 88230
  • Median Salary 2008: 85100
  • Median Salary 2009: 94050
  • Median Salary 2010: 99390
  • Total Employed 2006: 1120
  • Total Employed 2007: 1510
  • Total Employed 2008: 1330
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 1220

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

Nanosystems Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71530
  • Median Salary 2007: 69690
  • Median Salary 2008: 70390
  • Median Salary 2009: 74400
  • Median Salary 2010: 82580
  • Total Employed 2006: 2800
  • Total Employed 2007: 3370
  • Total Employed 2008: 2700
  • Total Employed 2009: 2570
  • Total Employed 2010: 1920

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

Automotive Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67630
  • Median Salary 2007: 72060
  • Median Salary 2008: 73760
  • Median Salary 2009: 75800
  • Median Salary 2010: 74710
  • Total Employed 2006: 2960
  • Total Employed 2007: 3730
  • Total Employed 2008: 4480
  • Total Employed 2009: 4560
  • Total Employed 2010: 4360

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

Water/Wastewater Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62290
  • Median Salary 2007: 63550
  • Median Salary 2008: 66200
  • Median Salary 2009: 72790
  • Median Salary 2010: 73060
  • Total Employed 2006: 1310
  • Total Employed 2007: 1400
  • Total Employed 2008: 1510
  • Total Employed 2009: 1420
  • Total Employed 2010: 1410

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

Product Safety Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58090
  • Median Salary 2007: 59640
  • Median Salary 2008: 61690
  • Median Salary 2009: 62710
  • Median Salary 2010: 67580
  • Total Employed 2006: 860
  • Total Employed 2007: 760
  • Total Employed 2008: 700
  • Total Employed 2009: 720
  • Total Employed 2010: 830

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

Transportation Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64700
  • Median Salary 2007: 65820
  • Median Salary 2008: 65770
  • Median Salary 2009: 66360
  • Median Salary 2010: 67610
  • Total Employed 2006: 5210
  • Total Employed 2007: 6100
  • Total Employed 2008: 6430
  • Total Employed 2009: 6120
  • Total Employed 2010: 5540

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

Nuclear Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 106910
  • Median Salary 2007: 102220
  • Median Salary 2008: 108600
  • Median Salary 2009: 110870
  • Median Salary 2010: 112005
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 290
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 315
  • Total Employed 2010: 305

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71480
  • Median Salary 2007: 77320
  • Median Salary 2008: 80220
  • Median Salary 2009: 82390
  • Median Salary 2010: 80550
  • Total Employed 2006: 3330
  • Total Employed 2007: 3900
  • Total Employed 2008: 4400
  • Total Employed 2009: 4410
  • Total Employed 2010: 4100

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Engineers/Architects — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65450
  • Median Salary 2007: 71530
  • Median Salary 2008: 72770
  • Median Salary 2009: 75320
  • Median Salary 2010: 76710
  • Total Employed 2006: 4280
  • Total Employed 2007: 4090
  • Total Employed 2008: 3670
  • Total Employed 2009: 3500
  • Total Employed 2010: 3570

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

Electrical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71820
  • Median Salary 2007: 75390
  • Median Salary 2008: 82540
  • Median Salary 2009: 85100
  • Median Salary 2010: 83620
  • Total Employed 2006: 3150
  • Total Employed 2007: 2880
  • Total Employed 2008: 3020
  • Total Employed 2009: 2920
  • Total Employed 2010: 2970

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 73700
  • Median Salary 2007: 77180
  • Median Salary 2008: 79360
  • Median Salary 2009: 81015
  • Median Salary 2010: 81845
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58490
  • Median Salary 2007: 54290
  • Median Salary 2008: 61460
  • Median Salary 2009: 64600
  • Median Salary 2010: 70930
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Georgia vs National Engineering Employment

Georgia vs National Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Georgia: 2.064% (35965)

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1. DeVry University - Georgia

1 West Court Square
Decatur, GA 30030-2556
(404) 270-2700

DeVry University-Georgia offers one engineering program and it is in the suburbs of Decatur, Georgia.

2. Oglethorpe University

4484 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
(404) 261-1441

Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe University is a 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. This very small school offers subjects including science and accounting. This school offers 26 bachelors level degrees and one degree at the masters level to students. 1,155 students sought degrees from the 27 programs at OU in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this school. OU is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

3. Spelman College

350 Spelman Lane SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4399
(404) 681-3643

Spelman College is a historically black 4-year institution, founded in 1881. Spelman, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Atlanta, GA. This school offers subjects including physics and computer science. Spelman offers students 28 bachelors level degrees. In 2010, 2,177 students pursued degrees from the 28 programs at Spelman. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

4. Fort Valley State University

1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, GA 31030-4313
(478) 825-6211

Fort Valley State University is located in Fort Valley, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in engineering. This university is one of 6 research universities in Georgia.

5. Southern Polytechnic State University

1100 S. Marietta Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060-2896
(678) 915-7778

Southern Polytechnic State University, which is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Marietta, GA. It offers five engineering programs. Out of those, students are offered one engineering certificate by this school, two degrees at the bachelor's level in engineering, and two master's level degrees in engineering. This medium-sized school is one of 66 public post-secondary institutions in Georgia. In terms of programs, it is the third largest institution in the state of Georgia offering engineering.

6. The University of Georgia

University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-3000

The University of Georgia, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Athens, GA. It offers four engineering programs. Of those, students are offered two engineering degrees at the bachelor's level by UGA, one master's level degree in engineering, and one doctorate level degree in engineering. 34,677 students pursue degrees in 320 programs at this university, overall. In terms of enrollment, UGA ranks first in the state of Georgia.

7. Wesleyan College

4760 Forsyth Rd
Macon, GA 31210-4462
(478) 477-1110

Wesleyan College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1836. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Macon, GA. Wesleyan offers subjects including elementary education and business administration. This liberal arts college offers 42 degrees at the bachelors level and three masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 690 students pursued degrees from the 42 programs at this school. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

8. Clark Atlanta University

223 James P Brawley Drive- S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30314-4391
(404) 880-8000

Clark Atlanta University is 1.6 miles from the center of the city and it offers one engineering program. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering engineering in terms of programs.

9. Georgia State University

33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303-3083
(404) 413-2000

Georgia State University is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1913. GSU is in the center of Atlanta. This university is the third largest institution in the state of Georgia. It offers 15 certificates, 51 degrees at the bachelors level, 73 masters level degrees, and 36 doctoral level degrees to students. In 2010, 31,533 students pursued degrees from the 99 programs at this large university. This university offers subjects such as sports management, healthcare management, and criminal justice. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. GSU is one of 6 research universities in Georgia.

10. Mercer University

1400 Coleman Avenue
Macon, GA 31207
(478) 301-2700

Mercer University, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Macon, GA. It offers seven engineering programs. Out of those, this university offers students one engineering degree at the bachelor's level and six master's level engineering degrees. Overall, 8,236 students seek degrees in 89 programs at this university. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering engineering.

11. Emory University

408 Administration Building- 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 727-6123

Emory University is located in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. It offers two programs in engineering. Specifically, it offers one master's level degree in engineering to students and one engineering degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 13,381 students seek degrees in 154 Emory University programs.

12. The Georgia Institute of Technology

225 North Ave
Atlanta, GA 30332-0530
(404) 894-2000

The Georgia Institute of Technology offers 38 programs in engineering. Out of those, students are offered 12 degrees at the bachelor's level in engineering by this university, 14 degrees at the master's level in engineering, and 12 engineering degrees at the doctorate level. Tech, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Atlanta, GA. It is one of 6 research universities in Georgia.