Renton has a total population of 50,052 and a student population of 5,967. Of these students, 4,346 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
The largest civil engineering school in Renton, by student population, is Renton Technical College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Civil Engineering program at Renton Technical College.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering from civil engineering schools in Renton in 2010. If you decide to attend a civil engineering school in Renton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,185.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,080 for civil engineering related books and supplies each year.
Many civil engineering graduates choose to work as civil engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Renton, your job prospects are good. There were 14,330 civil engineers working in Washington State and 5,940 working in the greater Renton area in 2010. The number of civil engineers in Renton 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 Renton is $78,290 per year, which is higher than the average for civil engineers state-wide.