Oxford has a general population of 21,943 and an overall student population of 16,884. Approximately 16,884 of Oxford's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Oxford's largest engineering school is Miami University-Oxford. In 2010, approximately 46 students graduated from the Engineering program at Miami University-Oxford.
In 2010, 157 students graduated with an engineering degree from one of Oxford's engineering schools. Tuition in 2009 at Oxford's engineering schools was $29,003 per year for instate students and $43,361 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,460 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Oxford-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $9,458 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Oxford after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Oxford, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 13,480 engineers in Ohio. Of these engineers, 1,950 were working in the greater Oxford area. Oxford'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 Oxford is $72,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.