Upland has a total population of 3,803 and a student population of 2,559. Of these students, 2,559 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Upland's largest engineering school is Taylor University. In 2010, Taylor University graduated approximately 6 students from its engineering program.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Upland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,396 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,708 per year, on average, for room and board at Upland-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Upland, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,770 engineers working in Indiana and 300 working in the greater Upland area in 2010. The number of engineers in Upland is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Upland, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.