Vincennes has a total population of 18,701 and a student population of 14,059. Of these students, 13,947 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Vincennes, by student population, is Vincennes University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Engineering program at Vincennes University.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Vincennes in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,512 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Vincennes engineering schools was an average of $21,456 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,014 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,316 per year, on average, for room and board at Vincennes-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,196.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Vincennes, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,270 engineers working in Indiana and 620 working in the greater Vincennes area in 2010. Vincennes's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Vincennes is $70,790 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.