Columbia has a total population of 4,014 and a student population of 2,349. Of these students, 2,349 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Columbia's largest engineering school is Lindsey Wilson College. In 2010, Lindsey Wilson College graduated approximately 2 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Columbia's engineering schools. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Columbia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,870.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Columbia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,595 per year, on average, for room and board at Columbia-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,618.
As an engineer in Columbia, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,690 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.