With an overall population of 10,783 and a student population of 2,473, approximately 2,473 of Snyder students attend one of Snyder's schools that offer engineering programs.
Western Texas College is the largest engineering school in Snyder, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Engineering program at Western Texas College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Snyder in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Snyder's engineering schools was $11,092 per year for instate students and $11,692 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Snyder-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,642.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Snyder, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,770 engineers in Texas, 920 were working in the greater Snyder area. Snyder's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Snyder, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,920 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.