North Dakota contains three schools that offer civil engineering programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking civil engineering school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 civil engineering schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with North Dakota State College of Science as the lowest recorded at only $10,844/yr.
Civil Engineering students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 460 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $40,700. Civil engineers in this state earn $67,060/yr and there are 660 employed.
Also, within the civil engineering schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from civil engineering, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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