Waukesha has a general population of 64,825 and an overall student population of 3,403. Approximately 3,403 of Waukesha's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Carroll University is the largest engineering school in Waukesha, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Engineering program at Carroll University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an engineering degree in Waukesha. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Waukesha was $22,937 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,120 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,643 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,190.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Waukesha, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,440 engineers in Wisconsin, 2,020 were working in the greater Waukesha area. Waukesha's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Waukesha, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,820 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.