Electrical Engineering in Hawaii

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Schools Offering Electrical Engineering Programs in Hawaii


Around 0.2% of Hawaii's graduates graduate from electrical engineering degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 45 electrical engineers graduate from Hawaii's 4 electrical engineering schools.

Top Schools

Heald College-Honolulu, which was ranked 77th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Hawaii that has a electrical engineering program. It is located in Honolulu. 38 students graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from Heald College-Honolulu in 2010. The tuition rate at Heald College-Honolulu was $13,074 per year.

Hawaii Community College, which is located in Hilo, is the second-ranked school in Hawaii that has a electrical engineering program. It received a ranking of 87th in the country in 2010. The tuition rate at Hawaii Community College was $2,246 per year.

The third-ranked school in Hawaii with a electrical engineering program is Honolulu Community College, which is located in Honolulu. In 2010, it was ranked 91st nationwide. Tuition at Honolulu Community College was $2,142 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Hawaii electrical engineering school, average tuition will be $4,909 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,142 per year to $13,074 per year. In 2010, the following Hawaii electrical engineering schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Heald College-Honolulu - located in Honolulu, students are charged $13,074 per year
  2. Hawaii Community College - located in Hilo, students are charged $2,246 per year
  3. Kauai Community College - located in Lihue, students are charged $2,172 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Hawaii electrical engineering schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Honolulu Community College - located in Honolulu, students are charged $2,142 per year
  2. Kauai Community College - located in Lihue, students are charged $2,172 per year
  3. Hawaii Community College - located in Hilo, students are charged $2,246 per year

An electrical engineering degree from a Hawaii school... what next?

The highest percentage of electrical engineering graduates in Hawaii pursue careers as an electrical engineer. If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Hawaii, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 620 Hawaii electrical engineers as of 2010. In Hawaii, the largest numbers of electrical engineers work in the following counties:

  1. Honolulu County - 520 electrical engineers
  2. Hawaii County - 90 electrical engineers

Salary

On average, an electrical engineer earns a salary of $81,860 per year in Hawaii state. However, Hawaii electrical engineers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $52,900 per year to more than $125,190 per year in 2010. An electrical engineer in the following Hawaii counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Hawaii County - $88,690 per year
  2. Honolulu County - $80,640 per year

The Hawaii counties with the lowest average salary for electrical engineers are:

  1. Honolulu County - $80,640 per year
  2. Hawaii County - $88,690 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Hawaii statistics regarding a career in electrical engineering. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Hawaii
  • Certificate in Electrical Engineering in Hawaii

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
10,351 miles from location Honolulu Community College Honolulu HI 9.37922 n/a 4,567
10,280 miles from location Hawaii Community College Hilo HI 13.1241 n/a 3,275
10,351 miles from location Heald College-Honolulu Honolulu HI 23.0359 n/a 1,376
10,392 miles from location Kauai Community College Lihue HI 9.10874 n/a 1,345
 

Curious what studying Electrical Engineering gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Electrical Engineers + 620 $81,860 40.9%
2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians + 520 $63,980 6.1%
 

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