Lake City has a general population of 9,980 and an overall student population of 3,187. Approximately 3,187 of Lake City's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Lake City's largest engineering school is Florida Gateway College. In 2010, Florida Gateway College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in engineering.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,448 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Lake City.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 52 engineers in Florida were working in the greater Lake City area. Lake City's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Lake City is $82,650 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.