Ontario has a total population of 10,985 and a student population of 2,618. Of these students, 2,618 are enrolled in schools that offer engineering programs.
Of the 1 engineering schools in Ontario, the largest engineering school, by student population, is Treasure Valley Community College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Engineering program at Treasure Valley Community College.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an engineering degree in Ontario. If you decide to attend one of Ontario's engineering schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,845 per year in instate tuition and $14,295 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a engineering program in Ontario. And if you live on campus at one of the Ontario-based engineering schools, you will have an added expense of $6,195 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ontario, your job prospects are average. There were 3,210 engineers working in Oregon and 220 working in the greater Ontario area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of engineers is expected to increase by 9% in Ontario. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
As an engineer in Ontario, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,090 per year. This is lower than the average salary for engineers in the state.