Davenport has a total population of 98,359 and a student population of 14,811. Of these students, 8,480 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Davenport, by student population, is Eastern Iowa Community College District. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Iowa Community College District with credentials in civil engineering.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,652 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Davenport civil engineering schools was an average of $13,332 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Davenport-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,872.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Davenport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,690 civil engineers in Iowa. Of these civil engineers, 270 were working in the greater Davenport area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 22% in Davenport. 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 Davenport is $75,690 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.