Los Angeles, CA (population: 3,878,715) has four civil engineering schools within its city limits. University of California-Los Angeles, the highest ranked school in the city with a civil engineering program, has a total student population of 38,550. It is the 7th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of California. To learn more about civil engineering programs in Los Angeles, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of civil engineering professors at University of California such as Amiya K. Chatterjee, J S Chen, Babak Daneshrad, Tim Deming, Rajit Gadh, and Vijay Gupta.
Civil Engineering students from Los Angeles schools who go on to become civil engineers, civil engineering technicians, civil engineering designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 259,320 people working as civil engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $81,180. Also, Civil engineering technicians make on average $47,420 per year and there are about 82,690 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 4 civil engineering schools in Los Angeles, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Loyola Marymount University comes out as the most expensive ($29,497/yr) for civil engineering students, with California State University-Los Angeles as the lowest, reported at only $3,263/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Los Angeles|
|Culver City||CA||-||2||5.62439||79||6.2 miles|
|Santa Monica||CA||89,350||5||12.7862||74||8.3 miles|
|Panorama City||CA||-||2||25.093||11||8.4 miles|
|Woodland Hills||CA||-||1||17.7823||121||11.9 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||14.8 miles|
|Santa Clarita||CA||171,722||2||23.9284||128||21.5 miles|
|Canyon Country||CA||-||1||21.1219||9||21.9 miles|
|Simi Valley||CA||121,990||0||-||0||22.0 miles|
|Rancho Palos Verdes||CA||41,164||1||20.67||2||24.4 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||26.3 miles|
|Long Beach||CA||464,505||6||26.5161||271||26.4 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||28.9 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||34.5 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||35.2 miles|