Electrical Engineering in Arizona

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Schools Offering Electrical Engineering Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Arizona receive electrical engineering degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 340 electrical engineers graduate from Arizona's 11 electrical engineering schools.

Top Schools

Arizona State University, which was ranked 57th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Tempe. 40 students graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from Arizona State University in 2010. Arizona State University charged in-state students $8,132 in tuition fees per year.

University of Arizona, which was ranked 60th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Tucson. In 2010, University of Arizona graduated 103 students from its electrical engineering program. Tuition at University of Arizona was $8,237 per year.

East Valley Institute of Technology, which was ranked 60th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Mesa. Tuition at East Valley Institute of Technology was $0 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Arizona electrical engineering school, average tuition will be $8,344 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,414 per year to $18,048 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona electrical engineering schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Tucson - located in Tucson, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. ITT Technical Institute - located in Phoenix, students are charged $18,048 per year
  3. ITT Technical Institute-Tempe - located in Tempe, students are charged $18,048 per year

The electrical engineering schools in Arizona that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year
  2. Cochise College - located in Douglas, students are charged $1,560 per year
  3. Mesa Community College - located in Mesa, students are charged $1,734 per year

An electrical engineering degree from an Arizona school... what next?

Most people who graduate from electrical engineering school in Arizona go on to work as an electrical engineer. 4,530 electrical engineers were working in Arizona in 2010. The Arizona counties with the largest populations of electrical engineers are:

  1. Maricopa County - 2,760 electrical engineers
  2. Pima County - 1,580 electrical engineers
  3. Cochise County

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 4,730 electrical engineers will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of electrical engineers to shrink by 0%.

Salary

On average, electrical engineers earn $95,440 per year. However, Arizona electrical engineers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $60,810 per year to more than $140,390 per year in 2010. On average an electrical engineer earns the most in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Pima County - $96,770 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $95,640 per year
  3. Cochise County - $78,890 per year

The following counties in Arizona have the lowest average salaries for electrical engineers:

  1. Cochise County - $78,890 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $95,640 per year
  3. Pima County - $96,770 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in electrical engineering and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as electrical engineering or civil engineering.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering in Arizona
  • Doctoral Degree in Electrical Engineering in Arizona
  • Certificate in Electrical Engineering in Arizona

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,481 miles from location Arizona State University Tempe AZ 43.2134 40% 68,064
7,443 miles from location University of Arizona Tucson AZ 39.7951 36% 38,767
7,478 miles from location Mesa Community College Mesa AZ 13.2296 n/a 25,960
7,494 miles from location Glendale Community College Glendale AZ 14.5633 n/a 20,154
7,381 miles from location Cochise College Douglas AZ 15.2807 n/a 4,739
7,359 miles from location Northland Pioneer College Holbrook AZ 8.71041 n/a 4,636
7,489 miles from location DeVry University-Arizona Phoenix AZ 20.3958 82% 2,016
7,484 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Tempe Tempe AZ 22.0241 100% 840
7,445 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Tucson Tucson AZ 13.0443 100% 494
0 miles from location ITT Technical Institute Phoenix AZ 10.032 100% 339
7,478 miles from location East Valley Institute of Technology Mesa AZ 34.1985 n/a 270
 

Curious what studying Electrical Engineering gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians + 4,620 $52,730 -19.2%
2
Electrical Engineers + 4,530 $95,440 -17.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are electrical engineering related jobs in Arizona