With an overall population of 12,866 and a student population of 10,011, approximately 10,011 of Levelland students attend one of Levelland's schools that offer engineering programs.
South Plains College is the largest engineering school in Levelland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Engineering program at South Plains College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,444 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $990 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Levelland-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Levelland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,770 engineers in Texas. Of these engineers, 920 were working in the greater Levelland area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Levelland 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 Levelland is $32,920 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.