Lubbock has a total population of 199,564 and a student population of 36,271. Of these students, 30,049 are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Texas Tech University is the largest computer engineering school in Lubbock, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Computer Engineering program at Texas Tech University.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a computer engineering degree in Lubbock. If you decide to attend one of Lubbock's computer engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,288 per year in instate tuition and $24,936 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for computer engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lubbock-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $7,805 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a computer engineer in Lubbock, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of computer engineers in Lubbock will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.