Johnstown has a general population of 23,906 and an overall student population of 5,497. Approximately 3,057 of Johnstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Johnstown's largest civil engineering school is University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. In 2010, University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A reported 34 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering in Johnstown in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Johnstown's civil engineering schools was $23,070 per year for instate students and $32,630 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnstown-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,534.
If you plan on staying in Johnstown after graduating from civil engineering school, you should know that job prospects for civil engineers in Johnstown, which is the most popular civil engineering profession, are not very good. There were 12,150 civil engineers working in Pennsylvania and 140 working in the greater Johnstown area in 2010. The number of civil engineers in Johnstown is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Johnstown is $68,990 per year, which is higher than the average for civil engineers state-wide.