With an overall population of 102,746 and a student population of 13,677, approximately 8,117 of Gary students attend one of Gary's schools that offer engineering programs.
Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest is the largest engineering school in Gary, based on student population. In 2010, Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Gary in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,090 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,060 for engineering related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Gary, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,770 engineers working in Indiana and 430 working in the greater Gary area in 2010. The number of engineers in Gary is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Gary is $73,380 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.