Aptos has a general population of 9,396 and an overall student population of 15,974. Approximately 15,974 of Aptos's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Aptos, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Cabrillo College. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Engineering program at Cabrillo College.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Aptos in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Aptos was $774 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Aptos, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 225 engineers in California were working in the greater Aptos area. Aptos's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Aptos, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,350 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.