With an overall population of 19,462 and a student population of 5,200, approximately 3,915 of Klamath Falls students attend one of Klamath Falls's schools that offer electrical engineering programs.
Oregon Institute of Technology is the largest electrical engineering school in Klamath Falls, based on student population. In 2010, Oregon Institute of Technology graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in electrical engineering.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in electrical engineering from electrical engineering schools in Klamath Falls in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Klamath Falls's electrical engineering schools was $18,285 per year for instate students and $29,805 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a electrical engineering program in Klamath Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the Klamath Falls-based electrical engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,245 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,970.
If you plan on staying in Klamath Falls after graduating from electrical engineering school, you should know that job prospects for electrical engineers in Klamath Falls, which is the most popular electrical engineering profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,840 electrical engineers in Oregon. Of these electrical engineers, 60 were working in the greater Klamath Falls area. The number of electrical engineers in Klamath Falls is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for electrical engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an electrical engineer in Klamath Falls is $53,280 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for electrical engineers.