Maryland contains seven schools that offer environmental engineering programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking environmental engineering school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 environmental engineering schools in Maryland, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with Baltimore City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,851/yr.
Environmental Engineering students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 2,270 employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $73,410. Environmental engineers in this state earn $88,110/yr and there are 1,370 employed.
Also, within the environmental engineering schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from environmental engineering, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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