Dover has a general population of 32,135 and an overall student population of 9,742. Approximately 3,609 of Dover's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Dover, by student population, is Delaware State University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Civil Engineering program at Delaware State University.
Tuition in 2009 at Dover's civil engineering schools was $21,024 per year for instate students and $28,285 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,386 per year, on average, for room and board at Dover-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,581.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Dover, your job prospects are not very good. There were 410 civil engineers working in Delaware and 180 working in the greater Dover area in 2010. Dover's civil engineer workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
As a civil engineer in Dover, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for civil engineers in the state.