Imperial has a total population of 7,560 and a student population of 8,831. Of these students, 8,831 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Imperial, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Imperial Valley College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Imperial Valley College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Imperial's engineering schools. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Imperial, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $763.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Imperial.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Imperial, your job prospects are good. There were 41,800 engineers working in California and 40 working in the greater Imperial area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Imperial will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Imperial, you can expect to make an average salary of $83,040 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.