Alabama contains two schools that offer engineering management programs. Birmingham Southern College, the highest-ranking engineering management school in AL, has a total student population of 1,549 and is the 215th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 engineering management schools in Alabama, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Birmingham Southern College comes out as the most expensive ($20,214/yr), with University of Alabama in Huntsville as the lowest recorded at only $12,883/yr.
Engineering Management students from Alabama schools who go on to become project engineering managers, engineering managers, engineering designers, director of engineerings, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 178,110 people working as engineering managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $122,810. Also, Computer software engineers, systems software make on average $96,620 per year and there are about 385,200 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 4,810 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $85,560. Engineering managers in this state earn $110,730/yr and there are 2,420 employed.
Also, within the engineering management schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from engineering management, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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