Logan has a general population of 42,670 and an overall student population of 28,046. Approximately 15,612 of Logan's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Utah State University is the largest engineering school in Logan, based on student population. Approximately 109 students graduated in 2010 from Utah State University with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 267 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Logan's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,418 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Logan engineering schools was an average of $23,392 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Logan-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 $7,748.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Logan, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 engineers in Utah were working in the greater Logan area. The number of engineers in Logan is expected to increase by 10% 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 Logan is $39,480 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.