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116 students earned Engineering-Related Fields degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

An Engineering-Related Fields major is the 93rd most popular major in this state.

Engineering-Related Fields majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 87
Bachelor’s Degree 29

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a engineering-related fields major is more popular with men than with women.

Engineering-Related Fields Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering-related fields majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 6.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.6%
  • White: 75.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.2%
  • Other Races: 6.9%
Engineering-Related Fields Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

In this state, there are 15,000 people employed in jobs related to an engineering-related fields degree, compared to 1,195,560 nationwide.

Engineering-Related Fields Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

In this state, engineering-related fields grads earn an average of $79,170. Nationwide, they make an average of $91,630.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Kentucky that offer engineering-related fields degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
21,430 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,800 a year. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 60% are considered full time.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
15,815 Total Students

In their early career, Eastern grads earn an average salary of $29,800. The average student takes 4.93 years to complete their degree at Eastern. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
10,195 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.48 years to graduate. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,546 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,757. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,700 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

#4

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
14,764 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at NKU. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,244.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,315 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,230. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Graduates earn an average $19,100 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
19,456 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,776. Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,940 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,132.

Some of the careers engineering-related fields majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Engineering Professors 12% $79,380
Industrial Engineers 11% $76,400
Engineers 10% $76,910
Industrial Engineering Technicians 7% $51,820
Professors 7% $46,830
Industrial Production Managers 5% $90,690
Engineering Technicians 4% $57,930
Architectural and Engineering Managers 2% $114,650
Commercial and Industrial Designers -3% $59,930

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to engineering-related fields.

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Electronics Engineering 623
Industrial Production Technology 431
Quality Control Technology 259
Drafting & Design Engineering 218
Electromechanical Engineering 158
General Engineering Technology 111
Mining & Petroleum Technology 89
Environmental Control Technology 65

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