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 gerontology programs.
Clackamas Community College is the largest gerontology school in Oregon City, based on student population. In 2010, Clackamas Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in gerontology.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in gerontology in Oregon City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at gerontology schools in Oregon City was $3,690 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for gerontology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Oregon City after graduating from gerontology school, you should know that job prospects for gerontologists in Oregon City, which is the most popular gerontology profession, are good. There were 30,660 gerontologists working in Oregon and 19,610 working in the greater Oregon City area in 2010. The number of gerontologists in Oregon City is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for gerontologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a gerontologist in Oregon City is $78,430 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for gerontologists.