Sioux Center has a total population of 6,002 and a student population of 1,322. Of these students, 1,322 are enrolled in schools that offer civil engineering programs.
Sioux Center's largest civil engineering school is Dordt College. In 2010, Dordt College graduated approximately 3 students from its civil engineering program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in civil engineering in Sioux Center in 2010. In 2009 tuition at civil engineering schools in Sioux Center was $22,080 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $910 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a civil engineering program in Sioux Center. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
After graduating with your credentials in civil engineering, if you decide to work as a civil engineer in Sioux Center, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,690 civil engineers in Iowa, 120 were working in the greater Sioux Center area. Sioux Center's civil engineer workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for civil engineers.
As a civil engineer in Sioux Center, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for civil engineers in the state.