Kansas contains three schools that offer civil engineering programs. Kansas State University, the highest-ranking civil engineering school in KS, has a total student population of 23,581 and is the 875th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 civil engineering schools in Kansas, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kansas State University comes out as the most expensive ($13,354/yr), with Johnson County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,481/yr.
Civil Engineering students from Kansas 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. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 1,710 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $43,330. Civil engineers in this state earn $73,990/yr and there are 2,210 employed.
Also, within the civil engineering schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from civil engineering, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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