New York contains three schools that offer aerospace engineering programs. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the highest-ranking aerospace engineering school in NY, has a total student population of 6,901 and is the 88th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 aerospace engineering schools in New York, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute comes out as the most expensive ($30,215/yr), with University at Buffalo as the lowest recorded at only $10,796/yr.
Aerospace Engineering students from New York schools who go on to become aerospace engineers, engineers, aviation engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 70,570 people working as aerospace engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $96,270. Also, Aerospace engineering and operations technicians make on average $59,820 per year and there are about 7,940 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York alone, there are 340 employed aerospace engineering and operations technicians earning an average yearly salary of $60,930. Aerospace engineers in this state earn $101,830/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the aerospace engineering schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from aerospace engineering, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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