Moscow has a general population of 21,291 and an overall student population of 12,175. Approximately 11,957 of Moscow's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Idaho is the largest engineering school in Moscow, based on student population. In 2010, University of Idaho graduated approximately 83 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 203 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Moscow in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Moscow's engineering schools was $18,480 per year for instate students and $28,560 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,474 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Moscow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 engineers in Idaho were working in the greater Moscow area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Moscow will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Moscow is $72,480 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.