With an overall population of 19,666 and a student population of 1,850, approximately 1,850 of Liberal students attend one of Liberal's schools that offer engineering programs.
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is the largest engineering school in Liberal, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Engineering program at Seward County Community College and Area Technical School.
Tuition in 2009 at Liberal's engineering schools was $10,384 per year for instate students and $11,120 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,148.
If you plan on staying in Liberal after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Liberal, which is the most popular engineering profession, are average. In 2010, of the 2,710 engineers in Kansas, 520 were working in the greater Liberal area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Liberal will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Liberal is $64,910 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.
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