Civil Engineering in North Dakota

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Schools Offering Civil Engineering Programs in North Dakota


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of North Dakota receive civil engineering degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 42 civil engineers graduate from North Dakota's 2 civil engineering schools.

Top Schools

University of North Dakota, which was ranked 67th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in North Dakota that has a civil engineering program. It is located in Grand Forks. In 2010, 38 students graduated from University of North Dakota's civil engineering program. University of North Dakota charged in-state students $6,934 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in North Dakota that has a civil engineering program is North Dakota State College of Science. North Dakota State College of Science, which was ranked 77th in the country in 2010, is located in Wahpeton. In 2010, North Dakota State College of Science graduated 4 students from its civil engineering program. Students at North Dakota State College of Science paid $4,173 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a North Dakota civil engineering school, average tuition will be $5,554 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $4,173 per year to $6,934 per year. In 2010, the civil engineering schools that charged the highest tuition rates in North Dakota were:

  1. University of North Dakota - located in Grand Forks, students are charged $6,934 per year
  2. North Dakota State College of Science - located in Wahpeton, students are charged $4,173 per year

The lowest tuition rates at North Dakota civil engineering schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. North Dakota State College of Science - located in Wahpeton, students are charged $4,173 per year
  2. University of North Dakota - located in Grand Forks, students are charged $6,934 per year

A civil engineering degree from a North Dakota school... what next?

The highest percentage of civil engineering graduates in North Dakota pursue careers as a civil engineer. In 2010, there were 910 civil engineers working in North Dakota. The North Dakota counties with the largest populations of civil engineers are:

  1. Burleigh County - 420 civil engineers
  2. Clay County - 250 civil engineers
  3. Polk County - 90 civil engineers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of civil engineers is expected to grow by 28% by 2018. There are projected to be 830 civil engineers working in the North Dakota then.

Salary

A civil engineer in North Dakota earns $67,930 per year on average. However, North Dakota civil engineers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $43,860 per year to more than $104,460 per year in 2010. On average a civil engineer earns the most in the following North Dakota counties:

  1. Barnes County - $72,720 per year
  2. Bottineau County - $72,670 per year
  3. Burleigh County - $68,320 per year

On average, civil engineers earns the least in the following North Dakota counties:

  1. Adams County - $63,890 per year
  2. Clay County - $65,310 per year
  3. Polk County - $66,090 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in civil engineering in North Dakota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as civil engineering or drafting, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Civil Engineering in North Dakota
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering in North Dakota
  • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering in North Dakota

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,552 miles from location University of North Dakota Grand Forks ND 33.3542 63% 13,172
6,540 miles from location North Dakota State College of Science Wahpeton ND 22.9555 n/a 2,650
 

Curious what studying Civil Engineering gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in North Dakota

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Civil Engineers + 910 $67,930 62.5%
2
Civil Engineering Technicians + 460 $42,440 35.3%
3
Architectural and Civil Drafters + 330 $38,650 94.1%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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