Laurel has a general population of 19,960 and an overall student population of 1,137. Approximately 713 of Laurel's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Capitol College is the largest computer engineering school in Laurel, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Computer Engineering program at Capitol College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in computer engineering in Laurel in 2010. If you decide to attend a computer engineering school in Laurel, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,882.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for computer engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,676 per year, on average, for room and board at Laurel-based computer engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,482.
If you decide to work as a computer engineer in Laurel, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,410 computer engineers in Maryland, 3,410 were working in the greater Laurel area. Laurel'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.
As a computer engineer in Laurel, you can expect to make an average salary of $108,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for computer engineers in the state.