Oklahoma contains 36 schools that offer biomedical engineering programs. Oklahoma City University, the highest-ranking biomedical engineering school in OK, has a total student population of 3,829 and is the 310th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 36 biomedical engineering schools in Oklahoma, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Tulsa comes out as the most expensive ($20,686/yr), with Carl Albert State College as the lowest recorded at only $4,454/yr.
Biomedical Engineering students from Oklahoma schools who go on to become biomedical engineers, bioengineers, biophysicists, molecular biologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 14,760 people working as biomedical engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $82,550. Also, Medical scientists make on average $84,760 per year and there are about 101,760 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oklahoma alone, there are 450 employed medical scientists earning an average yearly salary of $55,430. Biomedical engineers in this state earn $57,350/yr and there are 140 employed.
Also, within the biomedical engineering schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from biomedical engineering, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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