With an overall population of 25,754 and a student population of 8,145, approximately 8,145 of Oregon City students attend one of Oregon City's schools that offer engineering programs.
Oregon City's largest engineering school is Clackamas Community College. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Engineering program at Clackamas Community College.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an engineering certificate from one of Oregon City's engineering schools. In 2009 tuition at engineering schools in Oregon City was $3,690 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for engineering related books and supplies every year.
Many engineering graduates choose to work as engineers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oregon City, your job prospects are average. There were 3,210 engineers working in Oregon and 2,900 working in the greater Oregon City area in 2010. The government projects that the number of engineers in Oregon City will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for engineers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an engineer in Oregon City is $73,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for engineers.