Davis has a general population of 60,308 and an overall student population of 31,247. Approximately 31,247 of Davis's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
University of California-Davis is the largest computer engineering school in Davis, based on student population. In 2010, University of California-Davis graduated approximately 53 students from its computer engineering program.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with a computer engineering degree from one of Davis's computer engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Davis's computer engineering schools was $26,421 per year for instate students and $49,090 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,590 for computer engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Davis-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $12,361 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,072.
If you plan on staying in Davis after graduating from computer engineering school, you should know that job prospects for computer engineers in Davis, which is the most popular computer engineering profession, are good. In 2010, of the 17,500 computer engineers in California, 1,570 were working in the greater Davis area. By the year 2018, the number of computer engineers is expected to increase by 12% in Davis. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
As a computer engineer in Davis, you can expect to make an average salary of $93,940 per year. This is lower than the average salary for computer engineers in the state.