NPTC – Great Lakes Region member sites are located across central Indiana. Indiana has a cost of living approximately 15% below the national average (see: https://www.bestplaces.net/cost_of_living/state/indiana
). More details for the cost of living in this area can be found on our F.A.Q. page under “What is the cost of living?” Go here
for more information about the benefits of living in this area!
For those who like to access the “big city,” both Indianapolis and Chicago are within ready driving distance. You can board a train in South Bend and be in downtown Chicago on the “Magnificent Mile” within about an hour.
Fort Wayne and South Bend have many fine restaurants (not to mention some amazing chocolate shops), shopping and concert venues, and professional sporting events.
Brown County, Indiana, Ann Arbor, Michigan and the many charming towns along the Lake Michigan shoreline are great places for a weekend getaway.
For any thrill seekers among us, Sandusky, Ohio, about a three hours drive away, boasts Cedar Point, voted year after year as America’s best roller coaster park. Many festivals take place throughout the area during the summer and fall.
See linked documents below for travel and lodging information to and from Logansport, IN (as well as distances between main sites) and some tips gathered about the general area from previous interns.