Farmington has a general population of 37,844 and an overall student population of 8,990. Approximately 8,990 of Farmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
San Juan College is the largest engineering school in Farmington, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from San Juan College with credentials in engineering.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Farmington in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Farmington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $768.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 engineers in New Mexico were working in the greater Farmington area. Farmington's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Farmington, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,620 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.