With an overall population of 39,636 and a student population of 3,555, approximately 3,314 of Jefferson City students attend one of Jefferson City's schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Jefferson City's largest civil engineering school is Lincoln University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Lincoln University with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Jefferson City in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Jefferson City's civil engineering schools was $12,374 per year for instate students and $16,142 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Jefferson City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,660 per year, on average, for room and board at Jefferson City-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,017.
If you decide to work as a civil engineer in Jefferson City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 civil engineers in Missouri were working in the greater Jefferson City area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Jefferson City. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Jefferson City is $60,540 per year, which is lower than the average for civil engineers state-wide.