With an overall population of 59,954 and a student population of 16,934, approximately 16,934 of Chico students attend one of Chico's schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Chico's largest computer engineering school is California State University-Chico. In 2010, California State University-Chico graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in computer engineering.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in computer engineering in Chico in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Chico's computer engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,160 per year in instate tuition and $31,320 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,656 for computer engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Chico-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,404 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,164.
Many computer engineering graduates choose to work as computer engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chico, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of computer engineers is expected to increase by 12% in Chico. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.