Rexburg has a general population of 17,257 and an overall student population of 15,173. Approximately 14,944 of Rexburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
The largest electrical engineering school in Rexburg, by student population, is Brigham Young University-Idaho. In 2010, Brigham Young University-Idaho graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree in Rexburg. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Rexburg was $3,580 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,152 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Rexburg-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $1,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,294.
If you plan on staying in Rexburg after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Rexburg, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,830 electrical engineers in Idaho, 150 were working in the greater Rexburg area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to decrease by -9% in Rexburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Rexburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $92,860 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.