Ephraim has a general population of 4,505 and an overall student population of 4,368. Approximately 4,368 of Ephraim's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Ephraim's largest engineering school is Snow College. In 2010, Snow College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Ephraim in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,042 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ephraim engineering schools was an average of $16,738 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,900 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,042.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ephraim, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,740 engineers in Utah. Of these engineers, 40 were working in the greater Ephraim area. The number of engineers in Ephraim is expected to increase by 33% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Ephraim is $65,050 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.