With an overall population of 26,263 and a student population of 2,406, approximately 2,406 of Easton students attend one of Easton's schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Easton's largest civil engineering school is Lafayette College. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from Lafayette College with credentials in civil engineering.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a civil engineering degree from one of Easton's civil engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,490 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Easton. And if you live on campus at one of the Easton-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $11,799 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a civil engineer in Easton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 12,150 civil engineers in Pennsylvania, 560 were working in the greater Easton area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Easton. 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 Easton is $70,390 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.