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Civil Engineering Schools In Alaska

In Alaska, there are 2 accredited schools where civil engineering classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in civil engineering in the state of Alaska, which encompasses civil engineering training at the following levels:


  1. University of Alaska Anchorage

    3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Alaska Fairbanks

    505 South Chandalar Drive, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-7500

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Alaska Vs. National Civil Engineering Employment

Alaska 2,050
National 415,840

Of all of the civil engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Alaska state.

Employment Growth for Civil engineering professionals In Alaska

1,830 2,020 2,030 2,050 2,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alaska, civil engineering is a growing field. There were 220 more civil engineering professionals working in Alaska in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 12% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of civil engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of civil engineering professionals has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010.

Civil Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Alaska

$59,797 $59,673 $62,100 $66,273 $67,360
$43,172 $49,864 $52,177 $53,940 $55,586
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by civil engineering professionals is increasing in Alaska. The mean salary for civil engineering professionals in 2006 was $59,797 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $67,360 per year.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Alaska

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Thus, there was a 11% growth in civil engineering professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Alaska state, within the field of civil engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid civil engineering professionals earn 112% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Alaska

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

Civil engineering professionals in Alaska earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alaska


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited civil engineering schools in Alaska is increasing. In Alaska, there were 57 graduates in 2006. And there were 63 graduates from civil engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 11% percent increase in the number of civil engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Alaska. 40% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Alaska

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