California has a general population of 5,274 and an overall student population of 9,017. Approximately 9,017 of California's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
California University of Pennsylvania is the largest computer engineering school in California, based on student population. In 2010, California University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in computer engineering.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a computer engineering degree from one of California's computer engineering schools. If you decide to attend one of California's computer engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,359 per year in instate tuition and $23,693 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer engineering program in California. And if you live on campus at one of the California-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,648.
If you decide to work as a computer engineer in California, your job prospects are not very good. California's computer engineer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
As a computer engineer in California, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for computer engineers in the state.