With an overall population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571, approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick students attend one of New Brunswick's schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Of the 1 civil engineering schools in New Brunswick, the largest civil engineering school, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 104 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 104 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in New Brunswick in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Brunswick's civil engineering schools was $26,338 per year for instate students and $37,510 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in New Brunswick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board at New Brunswick-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in New Brunswick, your job prospects are average. There were 7,000 civil engineers working in New Jersey and 1,990 working in the greater New Brunswick area in 2010. The government projects that the number of civil engineers in New Brunswick will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in New Brunswick is $84,150 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.