Charlottesville has a total population of 45,049 and a student population of 29,814. Of these students, 24,355 are enrolled in schools that offer computer engineering programs.
Charlottesville's largest computer engineering school is University of Virginia-Main Campus. In 2010, University of Virginia-Main Campus graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in computer engineering.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in computer engineering from computer engineering schools in Charlottesville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Charlottesville's computer engineering schools was $21,142 per year for instate students and $43,142 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for computer engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Charlottesville-based computer engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,290 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in computer engineering, if you decide to work as a computer engineer in Charlottesville, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of computer engineers in Charlottesville will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer engineers.