The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for a nuclear engineering degree:
47% above average compared to other degrees
58% above average compared to other degrees
59% above average compared to other degrees
What do nuclear engineering graduates earn?
Nuclear engineering students make an average of $119,888 per year after graduation. This is 80% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.
11% of nuclear engineering graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is low compared to other degrees across the country.
Top 99% of degrees
42% below average compared to other degrees
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