Thatcher has a general population of 4,022 and an overall student population of 7,241. Approximately 7,241 of Thatcher's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Thatcher, by student population, is Eastern Arizona College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Civil Engineering program at Eastern Arizona College.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering in Thatcher in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,538 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Thatcher civil engineering schools was an average of $18,138 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $885 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,075 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,049.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Thatcher, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 59 civil engineers in Arizona were working in the greater Thatcher area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 11% in Thatcher. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Thatcher is $45,800 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.