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Mechanical Engineering Schools in Louisiana

There are five Louisiana schools offering mechanical engineering programs. 220 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana mechanical engineering schools in 2010. 195 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 17 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

228 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in mechanical engineering, on average, each year. More specifically, 195 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree at the bachelor's level, 17 with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Five mechanical engineering schools are located in this state. And out of these, five schools are public. Public mechanical engineering school tuition varies from $4,426 to $5,764.

Average tuition for mechanical engineering programs is $5,095. While the lowest tuition in this state is at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette, the highest tuition for programs in mechanical engineering, which is $5,764 per year, is at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.

Louisiana schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

228 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in mechanical engineering, on average, each year. More specifically, 195 students graduated with a mechanical engineering degree at the bachelor's level, 17 with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Mechanical Engineering Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 229
  • Bachelor 2007: 211
  • Bachelor 2008: 216
  • Bachelor 2009: 200
  • Bachelor 2010: 195
  • Master 2006: 28
  • Master 2007: 31
  • Master 2008: 13
  • Master 2009: 28
  • Master 2010: 17
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 7
  • Doctorate 2008: 7
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 8

Mechanical Engineering Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of eight programs in mechanical engineering. Of these programs, close to 62.5% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Mechanical Engineering Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Mechanical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54490
  • 25th Percentile: 67040
  • Median: 82580
  • 75th Percentile: 104820
  • 90th Percentile: 130670

Career Trends

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

Mechanical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63440
  • Median Salary 2007: 69480
  • Median Salary 2008: 75820
  • Median Salary 2009: 79590
  • Median Salary 2010: 82580
  • Total Employed 2006: 2200
  • Total Employed 2007: 2170
  • Total Employed 2008: 2190
  • Total Employed 2009: 1970
  • Total Employed 2010: 2360

Louisiana vs National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Louisiana vs National Mechanical Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.007% (2360)

Mechanical Engineering Schools in Louisiana

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1. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans offers one mechanical engineering program and UNO is 5.6 miles from the heart of downtown. 11,276 students pursue degrees in 108 programs at UNO, overall. This research university is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering mechanical engineering in terms of programs.

2. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which is 3.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA. It offers three mechanical engineering programs. Out of those, LSU offers one bachelor's level mechanical engineering degree to students, one mechanical engineering degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level degree in mechanical engineering. Overall, 29,451 students pursue degrees in 207 programs at this university. It is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in mechanical engineering.

3. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University offers one mechanical engineering program and Louisiana Tech is in town of Ruston, Louisiana. Overall, 11,743 students pursue degrees in 126 Tech programs. In terms of enrollment, it ranks third in the state of Louisiana.

4. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette is near the center of the city. It offers two mechanical engineering programs. Specifically, this university offers one degree at the bachelor's level in mechanical engineering to students and one master's level degree in mechanical engineering. This public university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in mechanical engineering.

5. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Baton Rouge, LA and this university offers one program in mechanical engineering. This mid-sized university is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution. This university ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.