Vallejo has a total population of 116,760 and a student population of 823. Of these students, 823 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Vallejo, the largest engineering school, by student population, is California Maritime Academy. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from California Maritime Academy with credentials in engineering.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Vallejo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Vallejo's engineering schools was $20,294 per year for instate students and $31,454 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,734 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Vallejo-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,210.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Vallejo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 211 engineers in California were working in the greater Vallejo area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Vallejo will 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 Vallejo is $93,120 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.