Terre Haute has a general population of 59,614 and an overall student population of 18,737. Approximately 1,963 of Terre Haute's students are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Of the 1 civil engineering schools in Terre Haute, the largest civil engineering school, by student population, is Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. In 2010, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in civil engineering.
A reported 38 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering in Terre Haute in 2010. In 2009 tuition at civil engineering schools in Terre Haute was $37,360 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for civil engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,441 per year, on average, for room and board at Terre Haute-based civil engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many civil engineering graduates choose to work as civil engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Terre Haute, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,230 civil engineers in Indiana, 40 were working in the greater Terre Haute area. The government projects that the number of civil engineers in Terre Haute will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a civil engineer in Terre Haute is $56,630 per year, which is lower than the average for civil engineers state-wide.