2021 Best Value Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Missouri
Finding the Best Value Engineering Technologies School for You
With 434 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, engineering technologies is the #23 most popular major in Missouri. This means that 2.2% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.
This year's Best Value Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Missouri ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in engineering tech. To us, 'best value' doesn't just mean the school with the lowest overall costs. We are more focused on engineering tech schools that offer a high quality education at a price lower that other schools of similar academic excellence.
To determine the average cost, we look at total expenses - such as tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses - and then subtract the average financial award a student receives. Knowing this amount can help you determine how much you may have to borrow in loans or take out of savings. Depending on your income and other factors, the cost for you to attend a particular school may be more or less.
More Ways to Rank Engineering Technologies Schools
When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Value Engineering Tech Schools list to help you make the college decision.
In addition to our rankings, you can take two colleges and compare them based on the criteria that matters most to you in our unique tool, College Combat. Test it out when you get a chance! You may also want to bookmark the link and share it with others who are trying to make the college decision.
2021 Best Value Engineering Technologies Schools in Missouri
Best Value Engineering Tech Schools in Missouri
University of Central Missouri comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the distant town of Warrensburg, UCM is a public school with a large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at UCM, the school also landed the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Missouri ranking.
At UCM, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.5 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $19,956. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from UCM be around $89,802. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.Request Information
The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Southeast Missouri State University. Southeast Missouri State University is a fairly large public school located in the small city of Cape Girardeau. In addition to being on our best value list, Southeast Missouri State University has also earned the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Missouri ranking.
The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at Southeast Missouri State University is 4.5 years, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $21,054. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University is $95,375. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.Request Information
Best Engineering Technologies Colleges in the Plains States Region
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Engineering Technologies Related Rankings by Major
Engineering Tech Majors to Study
|Industrial Production Technology||92|
|Quality Control Technology||75|
|General Engineering Technology||65|
|Drafting & Design Engineering Technology||30|
Majors Similar to Engineering Tech
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||2,200|
|Computer & Information Sciences||1,737|
|Agriculture & Agriculture Operations||775|
Notes and References
*These averages are for the top 2 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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