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Civil Engineering Schools in Kentucky

51 students earned Civil Engineering Tech degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Civil Engineering is the 135th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Civil Engineering Majors in Kentucky

Civil Engineering Tech majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 45
Associate’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a civil engineering tech major is more popular with men than with women.

Civil Engineering Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of civil engineering tech majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 2.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 74.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 21.6%
  • Other Races: 0.0%
Civil Engineering Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Civil Engineering Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 2,140 people employed in jobs related to a civil engineering tech degree, compared to 71,150 nationwide.

Civil Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Civil Engineering Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a civil engineering tech grad in the state is $46,820, compared to a typical salary of $54,670 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Kentucky that offer civil engineering tech degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
9,454 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 8.50% which is lower than average. A typical student attending Murray State will pay a net price of $12,242.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,525 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,375 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,300 after earning their degree at this institution. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Civil Engineering Careers in KY

Some of the careers civil engineering tech majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Civil Engineering Technicians 4% $46,040

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to civil engineering tech.

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Electronics Engineering 623
Industrial Production Technology 431
Quality Control Technology 259
Drafting & Design Engineering 218
Electromechanical Engineering 158
Engineering-Related Fields 116
General Engineering Technology 111
Mining & Petroleum Technology 89

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