Provo has a general population of 105,166 and an overall student population of 35,114. Approximately 34,130 of Provo's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Provo's largest computer engineering school is Brigham Young University. In 2010, Brigham Young University graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in computer engineering.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in computer engineering in Provo in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,290 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer engineering program in Provo. And if you live on campus at one of the Provo-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,840 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,990.
After graduating with your credentials in computer engineering, if you decide to work as a computer engineer in Provo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,160 computer engineers in Utah. Of these computer engineers, 50 were working in the greater Provo area. The government projects that the number of computer engineers in Provo will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer engineer in Provo is $76,930 per year, which is the same as the average for computer engineers state-wide.