Berrien Springs has a total population of 1,862 and a student population of 3,589. Of these students, 3,589 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Berrien Springs, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Andrews University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Andrews University with credentials in engineering.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Berrien Springs in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Berrien Springs, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,170.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Berrien Springs-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Berrien Springs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 engineers in Michigan were working in the greater Berrien Springs area. Berrien Springs's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Berrien Springs is $72,740 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.