With an overall population of 20,425 and a student population of 1,128, approximately 1,049 of Kerrville students attend one of Kerrville's schools that offer engineering programs.
Schreiner University is the largest engineering school in Kerrville, based on student population. In 2010, Schreiner University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Kerrville was $18,731 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Kerrville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,376 per year, on average, for room and board at Kerrville-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,431.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kerrville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,770 engineers in Texas, 380 were working in the greater Kerrville area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 16% in Kerrville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Kerrville is $33,910 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.