Norman has a total population of 95,694 and a student population of 26,981. Of these students, 25,881 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus is the largest engineering school in Norman, based on student population. In 2010, University of Oklahoma Norman Campus graduated approximately 93 students with credentials in engineering.
A total of 404 students graduated with credentials in engineering from engineering schools in Norman in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Norman's engineering schools was $19,790 per year for instate students and $29,771 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,016 for engineering related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,598 per year, on average, for room and board at Norman-based engineering schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Norman after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Norman, which is the most popular engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 engineers in Oklahoma were working in the greater Norman area. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 7% in Norman. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Norman, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,390 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.