With an overall population of 94,869 and a student population of 31,018, approximately 9,459 of El Cajon students attend one of El Cajon's schools that offer engineering programs.
Cuyamaca College is the largest engineering school in El Cajon, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Cuyamaca College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in El Cajon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in El Cajon was $806 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in El Cajon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 engineers in California were working in the greater El Cajon area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 15% in El Cajon. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in El Cajon, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,330 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.