West Virginia contains four schools that offer engineering management programs. West Virginia University Institute of Technology, the highest-ranking engineering management school in WV, has a total student population of 1,244 and is the 725th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 engineering management schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, West Virginia University Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($8,521/yr), with Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $1,483/yr.
Engineering Management students from West Virginia 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 West Virginia alone, there are 260 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $73,480. Engineering managers in this state earn $103,380/yr and there are 420 employed.
Also, within the engineering management schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from engineering management, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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