Dixon has a general population of 15,941 and an overall student population of 2,504. Approximately 2,504 of Dixon's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Sauk Valley Community College is the largest electrical engineering school in Dixon, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Sauk Valley Community College with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Dixon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at electrical engineering schools in Dixon was $2,923 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,487 for electrical engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many electrical engineering graduates choose to work as electrical engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dixon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 64 electrical engineers in Illinois were working in the greater Dixon area. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to decrease by -2% in Dixon. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Dixon is $50,690 per year, which is lower than the average for electrical engineers state-wide.