Centralia has a total population of 14,742 and a student population of 3,574. Of these students, 3,574 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Centralia College is the largest electrical engineering school in Centralia, based on student population. In 2010, Centralia College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Centralia in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,244 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Centralia electrical engineering schools was an average of $12,634 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Centralia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,075.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Centralia, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Centralia will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.