Borger has a total population of 14,302 and a student population of 1,239. Of these students, 1,239 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Borger, by student population, is Frank Phillips College. In 2010, Frank Phillips College graduated approximately 1 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Borger's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,272 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Borger engineering schools was an average of $10,482 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Borger-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,852.
If you plan on staying in Borger after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Borger, which is the most popular engineering profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 engineers in Texas were working in the greater Borger area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Borger will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Borger is $32,920 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.