With an overall population of 33,847 and a student population of 9,658, approximately 9,658 of Lynnwood students attend one of Lynnwood's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Lynnwood, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, Edmonds Community College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Lynnwood's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,440 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lynnwood engineering schools was an average of $17,660 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 engineering program in Lynnwood. And if you live on campus at one of the Lynnwood-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lynnwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 14,330 engineers in Washington State. Of these engineers, 5,940 were working in the greater Lynnwood area. The number of engineers in Lynnwood is expected to increase by 16% 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 Lynnwood is $78,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.