Medford has a total population of 55,765 and a student population of 10,678. Of these students, 10,252 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Medford, by student population, is Tufts University. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the Civil Engineering program at Tufts University.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a civil engineering degree in Medford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,342 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Medford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,746 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Medford, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 civil engineers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Medford area. Medford's civil engineer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Medford is $80,970 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.