With an overall population of 42,514 and a student population of 10,542, approximately 5,651 of Olympia students attend one of Olympia's schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Olympia, by student population, is South Puget Sound Community College. In 2010, South Puget Sound Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Olympia in 2010. If you decide to attend a civil engineering school in Olympia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,026.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $904 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Olympia.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Olympia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 civil engineers in Washington State were working in the greater Olympia area. By the year 2018, the number of civil engineers is expected to increase by 16% in Olympia. 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 Olympia is $70,440 per year, which is lower than the average for civil engineers state-wide.