Louisiana Civil Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Civil Engineers in Louisiana

Civil Engineers picture    Civil Engineers image

Fast Facts for Civil Engineers in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport, Monroe and Lake Charles
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette

Salaries for Civil Engineers in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Baton Rouge, Lafayette and New Orleans

Schools for Civil Engineers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Civil Engineering Schools in Louisiana

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Louisiana.

Matching School Ads

Earn your Master's degree online from Norwich University.

  • Programs: Master of Civil Engineering Online
  • Degrees: Master
Matching School Ads

More Louisiana Civil Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge Doctorate & First Professional 28,628
Louisiana Tech University Ruston Doctorate 10,564
Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge Doctorate 8,288
Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate & First Professional 10,125
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette Doctorate 16,345
University of New Orleans New Orleans Doctorate 11,363

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Civil Engineers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Civil Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Civil Engineers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Alexandria 70 $89840 0.56
Baton Rouge 1010 $92090 1.3
Houma 100 $83030 0.52
Thibodaux 100 $83030 0.52
Lafayette 360 $76560 0.84
Lake Charles 100 $88790 0.54
Monroe 150 $78540 0.98
New Orleans 1340 $92320 1.2
Metairie 1340 $92320 1.2
Shreveport 220 $83270 0.61
Bossier City 220 $83270 0.61
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.