Falls Church has a general population of 10,377 and an overall student population of 3,000. Approximately 1,342 of Falls Church's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Falls Church, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Stratford University. In 2010, Stratford University graduated approximately 484 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 484 students graduated with an engineering degree in Falls Church. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Falls Church was $17,680 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $3,910 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Falls Church.
If you plan on staying in Falls Church after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Falls Church, which is the most popular engineering profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 engineers in Virginia were working in the greater Falls Church area. Falls Church's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 15% 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 Falls Church is $121,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.