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 engineering programs.
Davis's largest engineering school is University of California-Davis. In 2010, approximately 200 students graduated from the Engineering program at University of California-Davis.
A reported 674 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Davis in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Davis's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,421 per year in instate tuition and $49,090 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,590 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Davis. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,361 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,072.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Davis, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 41,800 engineers in California. Of these engineers, 3,780 were working in the greater Davis area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 15% in Davis. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Davis is $101,530 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.