Best Nuclear Engineering Colleges Tuition Comparison

Nuclear engineering is the branch of engineering concerned with the application of the breakdown (fission) as well as the fusion of atomic nuclei and/or the application of other sub-atomic physics, based on the principles of nuclear physics. In the sub-field of nuclear fission, it particularly includes the interaction and maintenance of systems and components like nuclear reactors, nuclear power plants, and/or nuclear weapons. The field also includes the study of medical and other applications of (generally ionizing) radiation, nuclear safety, heat/thermodynamics transport, nuclear fuel and/or other related technology , and the problems of nuclear proliferation.(from wiki) Belwo we introduce best colleges in the field of where Massachusetts Institute of Technology is ranked top and University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is positioned on second place.

Next table shows general academic characteristics of the best nuclear engineering schools. You can see the full information of each school by following link on the school's name.
Table. Best Nuclear Engineering College Overview
RankNameLocationTypeAcceptance RatesPopulation
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA Private not-for-profit, Four or more years 8% 11,331
1 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI Public, Four or more years 33% 43,651
3 Texas A & M University-College Station College Station, TX Public, Four or more years 69% 63,813
3 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI Public, Four or more years 68% 42,716
5 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA Public, Four or more years 54% 47,307
5 The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN Public, Four or more years 72% 27,845
7 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA Public, Four or more years 18% 38,189
8 Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Atlanta, GA Public, Four or more years 55% 25,034
8 North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC Public, Four or more years 50% 34,015
10 Oregon State University Corvallis, OR Public, Four or more years 79% 29,576
10 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL Public, Four or more years 62% 45,842

Best Nuclear Engineering Tuition Comparison

Below, we summarize and compare the tuition and other costs at best Nuclear Engineering colleges. Tuition is an amount of money charged to students for instructional services. Tuition may be charged per term, per course, or per credit. In-state tuition rate applies to students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements and out-of-tuition rate is for students who do not meet the ins-state residency requirements. The required fee is a fixed sum charged to students for items not covered by tuition. The book and supplies is the estimated average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire academic year (or program).

You can see more comprehensive tuition comparison between the best Nuclear Engineering schools at best Nuclear Engineering schools tuition comparing page.

Tuition and Fees - Undergraduate

Next table summarizes the 2015 undergraduate tuition and fees between the schools.
Table. Best Nuclear Engineering - Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
In-StateOut-Of-State
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $46,400$1,000 $46,400$1,000
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor $14,401$1,048 $44,674$1,048
Texas A & M University-College Station $6,614$1,194 $24,522$1,194
University of Wisconsin-Madison $9,273$1,200 $28,523$1,200
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus $16,572$1,840 $30,404$1,840
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville $10,190$1,598 $28,380$1,598
University of California-Berkeley $11,220$1,241 $35,928$1,241
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus $9,812$800 $30,004$800
North Carolina State University at Raleigh $6,220$1,076 $22,571$1,076
Oregon State University $8,535$1,950 $27,195$1,950
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign $14,068$1,200 $30,204$1,200

Tuition and Fees - Graduate

Next table summarizes graduate tuition and fees charged to students who holds a bachelor's or first-professional degree, or equivalent, and is taking courses at the post-baccalaureate level. These students may or may not be enrolled in graduate programs.
Table. Best Nuclear Engineering - Graduate School Tuition and Fees
In-StateOut-Of-State
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $49,272$1,000 $49,272$1,000
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor $20,966$1,048 $42,016$1,048
Texas A & M University-College Station $8,656$1,194 $18,183$1,194
University of Wisconsin-Madison $11,870$1,200 $25,196$1,200
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus $20,270$1,840 $34,084$1,840
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville $12,356$1,598 $30,774$1,598
University of California-Berkeley $13,431$1,241 $28,533$1,241
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus $15,644$800 $30,064$800
North Carolina State University at Raleigh $10,224$1,076 $24,323$1,076
Oregon State University $13,722$1,950 $22,524$1,950
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign $18,041$1,200 $31,231$1,200

Living Cost

Next table shows the living costs including room & board charge and other expenses. Room charge is for an academic year for rooming accommodations for a typical student sharing a room with one other student and board charge is for meals, for a specified number of meals per week. Other expenses include the money (estimated by the financial aid office) needed by a student to cover expenses such as laundry, transportation, entertainment, and furnishings.
Table. Best Nuclear Engineering - Living Costs
On CampusOff Campus
(without family)
Off Campus
(with family)
Room and BoardOther ExpensesRoom and BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $13,730$1,816 -- -
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor $10,554$2,354 $10,554$2,354 $2,354
Texas A & M University-College Station $10,338$3,064 $10,338$3,064 $3,064
University of Wisconsin-Madison $8,804$4,254 $9,688$3,370 $3,370
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus $10,926$4,788 $10,926$4,788 $4,788
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville $9,926$5,666 $9,926$5,666 $5,666
University of California-Berkeley $15,847$4,736 $10,126$5,087 $5,087
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus $10,716$2,060 $13,194$2,120 $2,120
North Carolina State University at Raleigh $10,311$2,430 $10,311$2,430 $2,430
Oregon State University $11,874$2,484 $11,874$2,484 $2,484
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign $11,010$2,500 -- -

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