Boise's largest engineering school is Boise State University. In 2010, approximately 36 students graduated from the Engineering program at Boise State University.
In 2010, 86 students graduated with an engineering degree in Boise. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boise engineering schools was an average of $25,672 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,168 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boise-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $5,270 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,870.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boise, your job prospects are not very good. Boise's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.