Oregon contains ten schools that offer automotive technology programs. Portland Community College, the highest-ranking automotive technology school in OR, has a total student population of 30,161 and is the 5050th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 automotive technology schools in Oregon, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lane Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,953/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Automotive Technology students from Oregon schools who go on to become automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the automotive technology schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from automotive technology, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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