Powell has a total population of 5,373 and a student population of 2,099. Of these students, 2,099 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Powell, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Northwest College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Northwest College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an engineering degree in Powell. Tuition in 2009 at Powell's engineering schools was $9,851 per year for instate students and $13,115 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,916 per year, on average, for room and board at Powell-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Powell after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Powell, which is the most popular engineering profession, are good. In 2010, there were 780 engineers in Wyoming. Of these engineers, 90 were working in the greater Powell area. The government projects that the number of engineers in Powell will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Powell, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,860 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.