San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has two civil engineering schools within its city limits. The University of Texas at San Antonio, the highest ranked school in the city with a civil engineering program, has a total student population of 28,955. It is the 489th highest ranked school in the USA and the 21st highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about civil engineering programs in San Antonio, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of civil engineering professors at The University of Texas at San Antonio such as Sos Agaian, David Akopian, August Allo, Alberto Arroyo, Fatma Arslan, and Arturo Ayon.
Civil Engineering students from San Antonio 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 San Antonio area alone, there are 940 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average salary of $41,450. Civil engineers in this area earn $68,290/yr and there are 1,780 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.127 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by civil engineers, and 1.125/1000 are held by civil engineering technicians.
Of the 2 civil engineering schools in San Antonio, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The University of Texas at San Antonio comes out as the most expensive ($9,518/yr) for civil engineering students, with San Antonio College as the lowest, reported at only $3,422/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|