Marion has a total population of 35,318 and a student population of 4,673. Of these students, 2,659 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Marion's largest engineering school is Marion Technical College. In 2010, Marion Technical College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an engineering degree in Marion. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Marion, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,064.
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 Marion.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marion, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,480 engineers in Ohio, 650 were working in the greater Marion area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to decrease by -1% in Marion. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Marion, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,420 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.