With an overall population of 83,048 and a student population of 10,133, approximately 10,133 of Hammond students attend one of Hammond's schools that offer liberal arts programs.
The largest liberal arts school in Hammond, by student population, is Purdue University-Calumet Campus. In 2010, Purdue University-Calumet Campus graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in liberal arts.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a liberal arts degree from one of Hammond's liberal arts schools. Tuition in 2009 at Hammond's liberal arts schools was $17,585 per year for instate students and $24,872 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,125 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Hammond. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,680 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,545.
As a liberal arts professional in Hammond, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for liberal arts professionals in the state.