College Park has a general population of 24,657 and an overall student population of 37,195. Approximately 37,195 of College Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Of the 1 computer engineering schools in College Park, the largest computer engineering school, by student population, is University of Maryland-College Park. In 2010, University of Maryland-College Park graduated approximately 37 students from its computer engineering program.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in computer engineering in College Park in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at College Park's computer 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 computer 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 computer 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 computer engineering school, you should know that job prospects for computer engineers in College Park, which is the most popular computer engineering profession, are average. In 2010, of the 2,410 computer engineers in Maryland, 3,410 were working in the greater College Park area. College Park's computer engineer workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer engineer in College Park is $108,040 per year, which is higher than the average for computer engineers state-wide.