Siloam Springs has a total population of 10,843 and a student population of 2,073. Of these students, 2,073 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Siloam Springs's largest engineering school is John Brown University. In 2010, John Brown University graduated approximately 17 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Siloam Springs's engineering schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,880 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Siloam Springs. And if you live on campus at one of the Siloam Springs-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,876 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Siloam Springs, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,530 engineers in Arkansas, 410 were working in the greater Siloam Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 9% in Siloam Springs. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Siloam Springs is $59,690 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.