Mattoon has a general population of 18,291 and an overall student population of 7,945. Approximately 7,945 of Mattoon's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Mattoon's largest civil engineering school is Lake Land College. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Land College with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Mattoon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at civil engineering schools in Mattoon was $2,544 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $388 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Mattoon.
If you decide to work as a civil engineer in Mattoon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 114 civil engineers in Illinois were working in the greater Mattoon area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 25% in Mattoon. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Mattoon is $52,320 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.