With an overall population of 67,430 and a student population of 29,560, approximately 21,401 of Muncie students attend one of Muncie's schools that offer engineering programs.
Ball State University is the largest engineering school in Muncie, based on student population. In 2010, Ball State University graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in engineering.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Muncie in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Muncie's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,640 per year in instate tuition and $32,208 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $970 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Muncie-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Muncie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 123 engineers in Indiana were working in the greater Muncie area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 3% in Muncie. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Muncie, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,420 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.