Mishawaka has a general population of 46,557 and an overall student population of 2,370. Approximately 2,165 of Mishawaka's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Mishawaka's largest engineering school is Bethel College. In 2010, Bethel College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in engineering.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,578 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,560 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Mishawaka. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,250 per year, on average, for room and board at Mishawaka-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,138.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mishawaka, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,770 engineers working in Indiana and 350 working in the greater Mishawaka area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Mishawaka will 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 Mishawaka is $70,630 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.