Flagstaff has a total population of 52,894 and a student population of 27,916. Of these students, 23,597 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Flagstaff's largest civil engineering school is Northern Arizona University. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Flagstaff in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,755 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Flagstaff civil engineering schools was an average of $30,981 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $916 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Flagstaff. And if you live on campus at one of the Flagstaff-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,872 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,892.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Flagstaff, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 4,120 civil engineers in Arizona, 60 were working in the greater Flagstaff area. The number of civil engineers in Flagstaff is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
As a civil engineer in Flagstaff, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,800 per year. This is lower than the average salary for civil engineers in the state.