With an overall population of 24,657 and a student population of 37,195, approximately 37,195 of College Park students attend one of College Park's schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Of the 1 civil engineering schools in College Park, the largest civil engineering school, by student population, is University of Maryland-College Park. Approximately 133 students graduated in 2010 from University of Maryland-College Park with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 133 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in College Park in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at College Park's civil engineering schools was $21,677 per year for instate students and $37,614 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,025 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,575 per year, on average, for room and board at College Park-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,102.
If you plan on staying in College Park after graduating from civil engineering school, you should know that job prospects for civil engineers in College Park, which is the most popular civil engineering profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 civil engineers in Maryland were working in the greater College Park area. College Park's civil engineer workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in College Park is $84,820 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.