There are 3 engineering schools in Norfolk, Virginia. Norfolk has a total population of 234,403 and a student population of 64,591. Of these students, 61,453 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Old Dominion University is the largest engineering school in Norfolk, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 146 students graduated from the Engineering program at Old Dominion University.
A total of 579 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Norfolk in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,275 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Norfolk engineering schools was an average of $29,285 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,266 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Norfolk. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,598 per year, on average, for room and board at Norfolk-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,855.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Norfolk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,470 engineers in Virginia. Of these engineers, 2,340 were working in the greater Norfolk area. The number of engineers in Norfolk is expected to increase by 26% 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 Norfolk is $71,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.
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