Oroville has a total population of 13,004 and a student population of 13,147. Of these students, 13,147 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Oroville, by student population, is Butte College. In 2010, Butte College graduated approximately 2 students from its engineering program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Oroville's engineering schools. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Oroville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $804.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,666 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Oroville.
After graduating with your credentials in engineering, if you decide to work as an engineer in Oroville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 41,800 engineers in California. Of these engineers, 130 were working in the greater Oroville area. The number of engineers in Oroville is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Oroville, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,670 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.