Redwood City has a total population of 75,402 and a student population of 7,280. Of these students, 7,280 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Redwood City, by student population, is Canada College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Canada College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Redwood City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $780 per year in tuition costs.
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 Redwood City.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Redwood City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 41,800 engineers in California, 2,890 were working in the greater Redwood City area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Redwood City will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Redwood City is $95,470 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.