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Mechanical Engineering Degree at Palo Alto College
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Mechanical Engineering Degree at Palo Alto College

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Mechanical Engineering Degree

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The mechanical engineering program at Palo Alto College prepares students for careers in design, implementation, and operation and maintenance of equipment and machinery. The program focuses on applying mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development, and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems. Program courses include: stationary power units and appliances, engines, self-propped vehicles, housing and containers, hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement, and integration of computers and remote control operating systems. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer mechanical engineering degrees.

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Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Mechanical Engineering program at Palo Alto College, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Architectural and Engineering Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, architectural and engineering managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 2.0% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
    • Total Employment: 570
    • Average Hourly Rate: $63.88
    • Average Annual Salary: $132870

Cost Estimators

Description

Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.

Aerospace Engineers

Description

Perform engineering duties in designing, constructing, and testing aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft. May conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design and manufacture. May recommend improvements in testing equipment and techniques.

Mechanical Engineers

Description

Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, mechanical engineers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 5.3% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
    • Total Employment: 920
    • Average Hourly Rate: $37.54
    • Average Annual Salary: $78080

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Mechanical Engineering Programs in Texas

Mechanical Engineering programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

St Philips College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (A)

The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 160 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M,D)

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 270 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M,D)

Del Mar College

Corpus Christi, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (A)

Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Kingsville, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 92 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M)

Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 38 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B)

Texas A&M University

College Station, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 350 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M,D)

Prairie View A&M University

Prairie View, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 49 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B)

Baylor University

Waco, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 73 students completed this program

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M)

McLennan Community College

Waco, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Mechanical Engineering (A)

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