Arizona contains seven schools that offer environmental engineering programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking environmental engineering school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 environmental engineering schools in Arizona, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Prescott College comes out as the most expensive ($25,284/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Environmental Engineering students from Arizona schools who go on to become environmental engineers, environmental scientists, environmental specialists, environmental protection specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 50,610 people working as environmental engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,750. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 1,230 employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $55,400. Environmental engineers in this state earn $71,300/yr and there are 710 employed.
Also, within the environmental engineering schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from environmental engineering, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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