Kingsville has a general population of 25,575 and an overall student population of 8,194. Approximately 8,194 of Kingsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Kingsville, by student population, is Texas A & M University-Kingsville. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Texas A & M University-Kingsville with credentials in civil engineering.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering in Kingsville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Kingsville's civil engineering schools was $12,686 per year for instate students and $19,358 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kingsville-based civil engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $4,654 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,486.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Kingsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,770 civil engineers in Texas. Of these civil engineers, 270 were working in the greater Kingsville area. The government projects that the number of civil engineers in Kingsville will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Kingsville is $33,290 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.