With an overall population of 40,366 and a student population of 5,463, approximately 1,845 of Quincy students attend one of Quincy's schools that offer engineering programs.
Quincy's largest engineering school is Quincy University. In 2010, Quincy University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in engineering.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,030 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Quincy-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,840.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Quincy, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,230 engineers working in Illinois and 170 working in the greater Quincy area in 2010. The number of engineers in Quincy is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Quincy is $61,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.