Lacey has a total population of 31,226 and a student population of 1,672. Of these students, 1,672 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Lacey, by student population, is Saint Martin's University. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Martin's University with credentials in civil engineering.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a civil engineering degree from one of Lacey's civil engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at civil engineering schools in Lacey was $25,182 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,360 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Lacey, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 civil engineers in Washington State were working in the greater Lacey area. The number of civil engineers in Lacey is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Lacey is $70,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for civil engineers.