Dobson has a general population of 1,457 and an overall student population of 3,599. Approximately 3,599 of Dobson's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Dobson's largest engineering school is Surry Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Engineering program at Surry Community College.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Dobson in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Dobson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,703.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dobson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 31 engineers in North Carolina were working in the greater Dobson area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 10% in Dobson. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Dobson, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.