Bangor has a general population of 31,473 and an overall student population of 6,099. Approximately 2,099 of Bangor's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Bangor's largest civil engineering school is Eastern Maine Community College. In 2010, Eastern Maine Community College graduated approximately 7 students from its civil engineering program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a civil engineering degree from one of Bangor's civil engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bangor's civil engineering schools was $12,542 per year for instate students and $15,062 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,160 per year, on average, for room and board at Bangor-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,382.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Bangor, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 430 civil engineers in Maine. Of these civil engineers, 100 were working in the greater Bangor area. Bangor's civil engineer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Bangor is $38,180 per year, which is lower than the average for civil engineers state-wide.