Fargo, ND (population: 95,232) has one engineering school within its city limits. North Dakota State University-Main Campus has a total student population of 14,189. It is the 1427th highest ranked school in the USA and the 6th highest in the state of North Dakota (#1 is University of Mary). To learn more about engineering programs in Fargo, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of engineering professors at North Dakota State University such as Darshi Desaram, Charles McIntyre, David Rogers, and Siamak Yazdani.
Engineering students from Fargo schools who go on to become engineers, audio engineers, aerospace engineers, automotive engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,412,730 people working as architecture and engineering employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $73,590. Also, Aerospace engineers make on average $96,270 per year and there are about 70,570 of them employed in the US today.
Fargo lies in Cass county, which is one of the 32 counties in North Dakota. Overall, the Fargo-MN area has 120,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.6% unemployment rate, $17.77/hr average worker wage, and a $36,960 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Dakota State University-Main Campus ends up costing a student $12,847/yr.