Indianapolis, Indiana has 2 electrical engineering schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in electrical engineering. Indianapolis has a general population of 781,870 and an overall student population of 71,622. Approximately 49,916 of Indianapolis's students are enrolled in schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Of the 2 electrical engineering schools in Indianapolis, the largest electrical engineering school, by student population, is Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. In 2010, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
In 2010, 55 students graduated with an electrical engineering degree from one of Indianapolis's electrical engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Indianapolis's electrical engineering schools was $22,859 per year for instate students and $37,756 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $866 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,944 per year, on average, for room and board at Indianapolis-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,331.
After graduating with your credentials in electrical engineering, if you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Indianapolis, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,270 electrical engineers working in Indiana and 860 working in the greater Indianapolis area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of electrical engineers is expected to increase by 3% in Indianapolis. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Indianapolis is $56,070 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.
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