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Drafting & Design Engineering in Tennessee

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141 students earned Design Engineering Tech degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Drafting & Design Engineering is the 98th most popular major out of a total 271 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in Tennessee

Design Engineering Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 84
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 84
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 57

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a design engineering tech major is more popular with men than with women.

Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of design engineering tech majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.8%
  • White: 83.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 2.1%
Drafting & Design Engineering Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drafting & Design Engineering Grads in Tennessee

There are 2,760 people in the state and 193,260 people in the nation working in design engineering tech jobs.

Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Drafting & Design Engineering Jobs in Tennessee

Design Engineering Tech grads earn an average of $54,360 in the state and $56,700 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 14 colleges in Tennessee that offer design engineering tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,050 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,902. 41% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $25,000 after graduation.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,085 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 36%. The student loan default rate of 9.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
912 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,675. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,370 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,991. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,356 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,434. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
456 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. A typical student attending TCAT - Newbern will pay a net price of $10,165. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
552 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,176. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
562 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,374. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
847 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,946. In their early career, TCAT - Nashville grads earn an average salary of $24,900. 84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
964 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Graduates earn an average $21,800 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
484 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,984. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

Drafting & Design Engineering Careers in TN

Some of the careers design engineering tech majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Drafters 21% $49,030
Architectural and Civil Drafters 17% $49,800
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17% $61,850
Mechanical Drafters 14% $56,620

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to design engineering tech.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
General Engineering Technology 665
Electromechanical Engineering 234
Electronics Engineering 197
Industrial Production Technology 193
Engineering-Related Fields 151
Mechanical Engineering 32
Computer Engineering 26
Architectural Engineering 18

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