Clemson has a general population of 11,939 and an overall student population of 19,111. Approximately 19,111 of Clemson's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Clemson University is the largest civil engineering school in Clemson, based on student population. In 2010, Clemson University graduated approximately 183 students from its civil engineering program.
In 2010, 183 students graduated with a civil engineering degree in Clemson. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,478 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Clemson civil engineering schools was an average of $37,788 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $922 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Clemson, your job prospects are good. There were 3,640 civil engineers working in South Carolina and 630 working in the greater Clemson area in 2010. The number of civil engineers in Clemson is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
As a civil engineer in Clemson, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,690 per year. This is higher than the average salary for civil engineers in the state.