With an overall population of 8,195 and a student population of 3,067, approximately 2,939 of Oberlin students attend one of Oberlin's schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Oberlin, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Oberlin College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Oberlin College with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an engineering degree in Oberlin. If you decide to attend a engineering school in Oberlin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,004.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,808 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Oberlin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an engineer in Oberlin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,480 engineers in Ohio, 2,690 were working in the greater Oberlin area. Oberlin's engineer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Oberlin is $69,970 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.