With an overall population of 6,656 and a student population of 3,201, approximately 3,201 of Estherville students attend one of Estherville's schools that offer engineering programs.
Iowa Lakes Community College is the largest engineering school in Estherville, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Iowa Lakes Community College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an engineering certificate in Estherville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,952 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Estherville engineering schools was an average of $14,016 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Estherville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,102.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Estherville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,380 engineers in Iowa, 190 were working in the greater Estherville area. Estherville's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Estherville is $58,300 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for engineers.