With an overall population of 48,411 and a student population of 7,183, approximately 4,387 of Danville students attend one of Danville's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Danville, by student population, is Danville Community College. In 2010, Danville Community College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Danville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,811 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Danville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,760 engineers working in Virginia and 50 working in the greater Danville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Danville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Danville, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,080 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.