With an overall population of 18,064 and a student population of 3,388, approximately 3,388 of Newberg students attend one of Newberg's schools that offer engineering programs.
The largest engineering school in Newberg, by student population, is George Fox University. In 2010, George Fox University graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in engineering.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with an engineering degree in Newberg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,180 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for engineering related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Newberg-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
If you plan on staying in Newberg after graduating from engineering school, you should know that job prospects for engineers in Newberg, which is the most popular engineering profession, are average. In 2010, there were 3,210 engineers in Oregon. Of these engineers, 2,900 were working in the greater Newberg area. The number of engineers in Newberg is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Newberg, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,630 per year. This is higher than the average salary for engineers in the state.