Crookston has a total population of 8,192 and a student population of 2,279. Of these students, 2,279 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Crookston, the largest engineering school, by student population, is University of Minnesota-Crookston. In 2010, University of Minnesota-Crookston graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Crookston in 2010. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Crookston was $9,988 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Crookston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,254 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,788.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Crookston, your job prospects are good. There were 3,560 engineers working in Minnesota and 90 working in the greater Crookston area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Crookston will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Crookston is $62,510 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.