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General Engineering Schools in Rhode Island

In 2018-2019, 83 students earned their Engineering degrees in RI.

A General Engineering major is the 14th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in Rhode Island

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 63
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 20
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 20
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 20

Gender Distribution

In Rhode Island, a engineering major is more popular with men than with women.

General Engineering Majors in RI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in Rhode Island is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 22.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 65.1%
  • Other Races: 3.6%
General Engineering Majors in RI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Rhode Island

1,240 people in the state and 367,850 in the nation are employed in jobs related to engineering.

General Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. RI

Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Rhode Island

In this state, engineering grads earn an average of $137,620. Nationwide, they make an average of $113,680.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.


Brown University

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
10,333 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $31,685. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.14 years to graduate.

General Engineering Careers in RI

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title RI Job Growth RI Median Salary
Architectural and Engineering Managers 10% $142,120
Engineers 8% $92,090
Engineering Professors 5% $119,950

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

Major Annual Graduates in RI
Biomedical Engineering 27
Ocean Engineering 22
Mechanical Engineering 19
Civil Engineering 18
Electrical Engineering 16
Chemical Engineering 11
Industrial Engineering 9
Computer Engineering 2

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