Ellensburg has a total population of 15,414 and a student population of 11,357. Of these students, 11,357 are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Ellensburg's largest electrical engineering school is Central Washington University. In 2010, Central Washington University graduated approximately 6 students from its electrical engineering program.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Ellensburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,070 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ellensburg electrical engineering schools was an average of $29,333 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ellensburg-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,460 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Ellensburg, your job prospects are average. There were 2,950 electrical engineers working in Washington State and 60 working in the greater Ellensburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Ellensburg will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Ellensburg is $61,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.