Warrensburg has a general population of 16,340 and an overall student population of 11,230. Approximately 11,191 of Warrensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Central Missouri is the largest engineering school in Warrensburg, based on student population. In 2010, University of Central Missouri graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Warrensburg's engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Warrensburg's engineering schools was $16,255 per year for instate students and $22,840 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Warrensburg-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Warrensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 engineers in Missouri were working in the greater Warrensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -2% in Warrensburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Warrensburg is $64,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.