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Civil Engineering Schools In Louisiana

Civil Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited civil engineering schools in Louisiana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in civil engineering in the state of Louisiana, which encompasses civil engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Civil Engineering Employment

Louisiana 6,890
National 415,840

Approximately 2% of the country's civil engineering professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Civil engineering professionals In Louisiana

5,660 5,470 6,240 6,540 6,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of civil engineering professionals is growing in Louisiana. In Louisiana, 1,230 more civil engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of civil engineering has grown by 22% in Louisiana. This growth is faster than the national trend for civil engineering professionals which shows a 3% decrease in the number of civil engineering professionals working around the nation.

Civil Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$51,990 $53,453 $58,810 $58,350 $62,130
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to civil engineering professionals are growing in Louisiana. In 2006 civil engineering professionals made a mean salary of $51,990 per year, and in 2010 they made $62,130 per year.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Louisiana

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90th percentile

This represents a growth in salaries of 16%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of civil engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid civil engineering professionals earning 154% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Louisiana state.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

In Louisiana, civil engineering professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited civil engineering schools in Louisiana is decreasing. In Louisiana, there were 195 graduates in 2006. And there were 195 graduates from civil engineering courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of civil engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 0%. A majority of these graduates, or 56%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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