Riverside, California has 3 engineering schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in engineering. Riverside has a total population of 255,166 and a student population of 62,289. Of these students, 60,073 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Riverside's largest engineering school is University of California-Riverside. Approximately 67 students graduated in 2010 from University of California-Riverside with credentials in engineering.
A total of 181 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Riverside in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Riverside's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $30,569 per year in instate tuition and $41,903 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,684 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Riverside. And if you live on campus at one of the Riverside-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,572 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,721.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Riverside, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 engineers in California were working in the greater Riverside area. The number of engineers in Riverside is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. 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 Riverside is $98,590 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.
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