Elizabethtown has a general population of 22,542 and an overall student population of 7,132. Approximately 6,913 of Elizabethtown's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is the largest engineering school in Elizabethtown, based on student population. Approximately 70 students graduated in 2010 from Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with credentials in engineering.
A reported 70 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Elizabethtown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Elizabethtown was $3,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are good. There were 2,100 engineers working in Kentucky and 70 working in the greater Elizabethtown area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 16% in Elizabethtown. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Elizabethtown is $73,390 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.