The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for a civil engineering technology degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,272 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

10% above average compared to other degrees

$ 20,243 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

1% above average compared to other degrees

$ 36,606 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

13% above average compared to other degrees

What do civil engineering technology graduates earn?

Civil engineering technology students make an average of $66,884 per year after graduation. This is 0% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 66,884 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 57% of degrees

N/A
% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular civil engineering technology schools in the US

There are 66 schools in the US that offer a civil engineering technology degree. The civil engineering technology schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are Temple University, Rochester Institute of Technology and University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in civil engineering technology per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
Temple University$16,658
Rochester Institute of Technology$40,068
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus$18,067
CUNY New York City College of Technology$6,920
University of North Carolina at Charlotte$6,832
University of Nebraska-Lincoln$8,978
Kennesaw State University$6,347
University of Maine$10,902
Texas Southern University$9,173
United States Military Academy$null

Top US schools for a civil engineering technology degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering civil engineering technology degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
United States Military Academy10%$null
University of Maryland Eastern Shore39%$8,042
Savannah State University56%$5,743
Temple University57%$16,658
Rochester Institute of Technology57%$40,068
Kennesaw State University61%$6,347
SUNY Polytechnic Institute62%$7,998
Vermont Technical College63%$14,690
Youngstown State University64%$8,451
Metropolitan State University of Denver64%$7,352

Cheapest US schools for a civil engineering technology degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a civil engineering technology degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto de San Juan$1,105
Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto de Guayama$1,125
Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto de Ponce$1,130
Broward College$1,415
Guilford Technical Community College$2,167
Southwestern Community College - North Carolina$2,213
Gulf Coast State College$2,370
Valencia College$2,474
Fayetteville Technical Community College$2,528
Eastern Arizona College$2,550

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