Twin Falls has a total population of 34,469 and a student population of 8,169. Of these students, 8,133 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Twin Falls, by student population, is College of Southern Idaho. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from College of Southern Idaho with credentials in civil engineering.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a civil engineering degree from one of Twin Falls's civil engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,728 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Twin Falls civil engineering schools was an average of $17,048 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Twin Falls-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $4,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,948.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Twin Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 800 civil engineers in Idaho. Of these civil engineers, 110 were working in the greater Twin Falls area. The number of civil engineers in Twin Falls is expected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Twin Falls is $90,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.