With an overall population of 118,652 and a student population of 30,029, approximately 28,902 of Fort Collins students attend one of Fort Collins's schools that offer computer engineering programs.
The largest computer engineering school in Fort Collins, by student population, is Colorado State University. In 2010, Colorado State University graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in computer engineering.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a computer engineering degree from one of Fort Collins's computer engineering schools. If you decide to attend one of Fort Collins's computer engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,054 per year in instate tuition and $33,976 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,126 for computer engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Collins-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,378 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a computer engineer in Fort Collins, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 computer engineers in Colorado were working in the greater Fort Collins area. Fort Collins's computer engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer engineer in Fort Collins is $105,960 per year, which is higher than the average for computer engineers state-wide.