Davenport has a general population of 98,359 and an overall student population of 14,811. Approximately 3,729 of Davenport's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Davenport, by student population, is Saint Ambrose University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Ambrose University with credentials in engineering.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Davenport in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,590 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,255 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Davenport, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 engineers in Iowa were working in the greater Davenport area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 11% in Davenport. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Davenport, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.