With an overall population of 118,718 and a student population of 32,970, approximately 15,705 of Lancaster students attend one of Lancaster's schools that offer engineering programs.
Lancaster's largest engineering school is Antelope Valley College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Engineering program at Antelope Valley College.
If you decide to attend a engineering school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,646 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 41,800 engineers in California. Of these engineers, 7,120 were working in the greater Lancaster area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Lancaster will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Lancaster is $89,830 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.