With an overall population of 27,117 and a student population of 22,741, approximately 22,324 of Ankeny students attend one of Ankeny's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Des Moines Area Community College is the largest electrical engineering school in Ankeny, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Des Moines Area Community College with credentials in electrical engineering.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering in Ankeny in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ankeny's electrical engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,682 per year in instate tuition and $17,132 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for electrical engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,780 per year, on average, for room and board at Ankeny-based electrical engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,380.
If you decide to work as an electrical engineer in Ankeny, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,090 electrical engineers working in Iowa and 250 working in the greater Ankeny area in 2010. The government projects that the number of electrical engineers in Ankeny will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
As an electrical engineer in Ankeny, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for electrical engineers in the state.