With an overall population of 14,732 and a student population of 2,353, approximately 2,304 of Scottsbluff students attend one of Scottsbluff's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Scottsbluff, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Western Nebraska Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Western Nebraska Community College with credentials in engineering.
If you decide to attend one of Scottsbluff's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,051 per year in instate tuition and $12,339 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,080 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Scottsbluff-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,390.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Scottsbluff, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,120 engineers in Nebraska. Of these engineers, 90 were working in the greater Scottsbluff area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 14% in Scottsbluff. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Scottsbluff, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.