Sioux City has a general population of 85,013 and an overall student population of 9,273. Approximately 2,036 of Sioux City's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Morningside College is the largest engineering school in Sioux City, based on student population. In 2010, Morningside College graduated approximately 1 students from its engineering program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Sioux City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,020 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $940 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Sioux City. And if you live on campus at one of the Sioux City-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,740 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Sioux City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 engineers in Iowa were working in the greater Sioux City area. The number of engineers in Sioux City is expected to increase by 9% 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 Sioux City is $58,300 per year, which is lower than the average for engineers state-wide.