Dallas has a general population of 3,402 and an overall student population of 6,507. Approximately 6,507 of Dallas's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Of the 1 civil engineering schools in Dallas, the largest civil engineering school, by student population, is Gaston College. In 2010, Gaston College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,776 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,200 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a civil engineer in Dallas, your job prospects are good. There were 6,590 civil engineers working in North Carolina and 1,620 working in the greater Dallas area in 2010. The number of civil engineers in Dallas is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Dallas is $72,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.