Louisville, KY (population: 556,482) has one civil engineering school within its city limits. University of Louisville has a total student population of 21,016. It is the 1677th highest ranked school in the USA and the 14th highest in the state of Kentucky (#1 is Centre College). To learn more about civil engineering programs in Louisville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of civil engineering professors at University of Louisville such as Peter Aronhime, Ellen Brehob, Thomas Cleaver, Dermo Collins, Hollace Cox, and Gail Depuy.
Civil Engineering students from Louisville 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 Louisville-Jefferson County-IN area alone, there are 220 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average salary of $45,600. Civil engineers in this area earn $73,500/yr and there are 950 employed.
Louisville lies in Jefferson county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the Louisville-Jefferson County-IN area has 593,940 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $19.22/hr average worker wage, and a $39,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.608 out of every 1000 jobs in Louisville are held by civil engineers, and 0.376/1000 are held by civil engineering technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Louisville ends up costing a student $10,764/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Louisville|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||6.4 miles|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||44.1 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||83.8 miles|
|Oakland City||IN||-||1||58.4328||69||87.5 miles|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||94.6 miles|