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Engineering Schools in Las Vegas, Nevada

Engineering Schools in Las Vegas, NV

If you are interested in pursuing engineering, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 engineering schools in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas has a general population of 478,434 and an overall student population of 76,021. Approximately 71,188 of Las Vegas's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.

The largest engineering school in Las Vegas, by student population, is University of Nevada-Las Vegas. In 2010, approximately 56 students graduated from the Engineering program at University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

A total of 126 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Las Vegas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,123 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Las Vegas engineering schools was an average of $31,463 per year in 2009.

You should also anticipate spending about $900 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,456 per year, on average, for room and board at Las Vegas-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,493.

Engineering Salaries and Career Outlook in Las Vegas

If you plan on staying in Las Vegas after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Las Vegas, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,230 engineers in Nevada, 2,000 were working in the greater Las Vegas area. Las Vegas's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.

The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Las Vegas is $86,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Engineering Degree in Las Vegas
  • Associates Degree in Engineering
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering
  • Engineering Classes
  • Engineering Courses
  • Engineering Training

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  1. 1College of Southern NevadaCollege of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  2. 2University of Nevada-Las VegasUniversity of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate