With an overall population of 23,516 and a student population of 5,205, approximately 5,205 of Norfolk students attend one of Norfolk's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Norfolk, by student population, is Northeast Community College. In 2010, Northeast Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree in Norfolk. If you decide to attend one of Norfolk's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,725 per year in instate tuition and $11,244 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,080 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Norfolk. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,194 per year, on average, for room and board at Norfolk-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,811.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Norfolk, your job prospects are good. There were 1,120 engineers working in Nebraska and 70 working in the greater Norfolk area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Norfolk will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.