Engineering Schools In Georgia

There are 14 accredited engineering schools in Georgia for faculty who teach engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the state of Georgia, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:

  • Engineering Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Schools

  1. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Berry College

    2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149

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  3. DeVry University-Georgia

    1 West Court Square, Decatur, Georgia 30030-2556

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

    20 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    225 North Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0530

    36 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Morehouse College

    830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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  11. Oglethorpe University

    4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319-2797

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  12. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  13. Southern Polytechnic State University

    1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, Georgia 30060-2896

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  14. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Engineering Employment

Georgia 35,560
National 1,704,460

Of all of the engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Engineering professionals In Georgia

38,800 38,050 37,570 36,830 26,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, engineering is a shrinking field. 12,470 less engineering professionals were working in Georgia in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 32%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 23% from 2006 to 2010.

Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$62,190 $63,834 $65,363 $68,506 $61,753
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of engineering professionals is declining, the salaries paid to engineering professionals are decreasing in Georgia. In 2006 engineering professionals made a mean salary of $62,190 per year, and in 2010 they made $61,753 per year.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$38,172
25th percentile
$47,561
50th percentile
$60,755
75th percentile
$74,348
90th percentile
$87,671

Thus, there was a 1% decline in engineering professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In the state of Georgia, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 130%

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Georgia

Biomedical Engineering
$71,340
Civil Engineering
$53,830
Computer Engineering
$95,737
Electrical Engineering
$70,785
Engineering
$63,892
Mechanical Engineering
$62,190
Software Engineering
$85,728

Engineering professionals in Georgia earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
0
bachelor
24
master
24
doctor
13
Certificate
2
Total63

The number of students graduating from the 14 accredited engineering schools in Georgia is decreasing. In 2006 there were 3,215 engineering graduates from engineering courses in Georgia and in 2010 there were 2,417 graduates.

Thus there was a 25% percent decrease in the number of engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. A majority of these graduates, or 38%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in engineering.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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