Weatherford has a total population of 9,859 and a student population of 5,010. Of these students, 5,010 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Southwestern Oklahoma State University is the largest engineering school in Weatherford, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Oklahoma State University with credentials in engineering.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Weatherford in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Weatherford's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,212 per year in instate tuition and $20,552 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,230 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,084.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Weatherford, your job prospects are average. There were 1,610 engineers working in Oklahoma and 40 working in the greater Weatherford area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 9% in Weatherford. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.