If you decide that you want to get an engineering degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 engineering schools in Claremore, Oklahoma. Claremore has a general population of 15,873 and an overall student population of 4,666. Approximately 4,372 of Claremore's students are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Claremore, by student population, is Rogers State University. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Rogers State University with credentials in engineering.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in engineering in Claremore in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,873 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Claremore engineering schools was an average of $22,330 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,590 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,690 per year, on average, for room and board at Claremore-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,979.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Claremore, your job prospects are good. There were 1,670 engineers working in Oklahoma and 810 working in the greater Claremore area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Claremore will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Claremore is $81,730 per year, which is higher than the average for engineers state-wide.