Largo has a general population of 69,371 and an overall student population of 1,644. Approximately 328 of Largo's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Largo, by student population, is Schiller International University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Schiller International University with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an engineering degree in Largo. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Largo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,640.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,664 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Largo after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Largo, which is the most popular engineering profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 engineers in Florida were working in the greater Largo area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Largo will 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 Largo is $73,870 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.