Oregon contains 31 schools that offer computer science programs. Lewis & Clark College, the highest-ranking computer science school in OR, has a total student population of 3,523 and is the 127th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 31 computer science schools in Oregon, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Portland comes out as the most expensive ($31,420/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Computer Science students from Oregon schools who go on to become computer science instructors, web developers, computer engineers, software engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 32,240 people working as computer science teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $75,860.
Also, within the computer science schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from computer science, 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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