With an overall population of 7,757 and a student population of 4,203, approximately 4,203 of Union students attend one of Union's schools that offer engineering programs.
East Central College is the largest engineering school in Union, based on student population. In 2010, East Central College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Union in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,704 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Union.
If you plan on staying in Union after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Union, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 engineers in Missouri, 2,160 were working in the greater Union area. Union's engineer workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Union is $74,590 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.