Iola has a general population of 6,302 and an overall student population of 3,124. Approximately 3,124 of Iola's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Iola's largest engineering school is Allen County Community College. In 2010, Allen County Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its engineering program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Iola in 2010. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Iola, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,016.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $420 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,250 per year, on average, for room and board at Iola-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,176.
If you plan on staying in Iola after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Iola, which is the most popular engineering profession, are average. In 2010, there were 2,710 engineers in Kansas. Of these engineers, 520 were working in the greater Iola area. Iola's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Iola, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,910 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.