Astronomy Schools in Indiana
school that offers astronomy programs.
Indiana University-Bloomington has a total student population of 42,347 and
59th highest ranked school in America.
Astronomy students from Indiana schools who go on to become
lunar and planetary institute directors,
national radio astronomy observatory directors, etc.
have a good chance at finding employment.
For example, there are 1,240 people working as
astronomers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is
Also, Atmospheric and space scientists make on average $85,160 per year and there are about 8,320 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the astronomy schools
in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
16 to 1. Aside from astronomy,
there are 4523 total
degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around
$4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type
Astronomy Programs in Indiana
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