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Mechanical Engineering Schools In Indiana

Mechanical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 13 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Indiana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mechanical engineering in the state of Indiana, which encompasses mechanical engineering training at the following levels:


  1. University of Evansville

    1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, Indiana 47722

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  2. Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne

    2101 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805-1499

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  3. Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis

    425 University Blvd, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202-5143

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  4. Indiana Institute of Technology

    1600 E Washington Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46803-1228

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  5. Indiana State University

    210 N 7th St, Terre Haute, Indiana 47809

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  6. University of Notre Dame

    Notre Dame, Indiana 46556

    19 U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Purdue University-Calumet Campus

    2200 169th St, Hammond, Indiana 46323-2094

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  8. Purdue University-North Central Campus

    1401 S US Hwy 421, Westville, Indiana 46391-9542

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  9. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

    5500 Wabash Avenue, Terre Haute, Indiana 47803-3999

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  10. Trine University

    1 University Ave, Angola, Indiana 46703-1764

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  11. Valparaiso University

    US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383

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  12. Vincennes University

    1002 N First St, Vincennes, Indiana 47591

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  13. Purdue University-Main Campus

    Hovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2040

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Indiana Vs. National Mechanical Engineering Employment

Indiana 13,500
National 549,180

Of all of the mechanical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Indiana state.

Employment Growth for Mechanical engineering professionals In Indiana

14,330 14,430 14,730 14,170 13,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Mechanical Engineering is a shrinking field in Indiana. In 2010 there were 830 less mechanical engineering professionals working in Indiana than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of mechanical engineering has shrunk by 6% in Indiana. This decline is faster than the national trend for mechanical engineering professionals which shows a 4% decrease in the number of mechanical engineering professionals working around the nation.

Mechanical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Indiana

$57,888 $56,776 $57,308 $58,754 $59,844
$41,263 $43,445 $44,845 $44,830 $45,974
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mechanical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by mechanical engineering professionals is increasing in Indiana. In 2006 mechanical engineering professionals made a mean salary of $57,888 per year, and in 2010 they made $59,844 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mechanical engineering professionals in Indiana

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This represents a growth in salaries of 3%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of mechanical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mechanical engineering professionals earning 133% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Indiana state.

Average Salaries for Mechanical engineering professionals and related professions in Indiana

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering

In Indiana, mechanical engineering professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mechanical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Indiana


The number of students graduating from the 13 accredited mechanical engineering schools in Indiana is increasing. In 2006 there were 1,132 mechanical engineering graduates from mechanical engineering courses in Indiana and in 2010 there were 1,169 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of mechanical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Indiana by 3%. 57% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Indiana

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