Weatherford, OK has four environmental engineering schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with an environmental engineering program, has a total student population of 25,881. It is the 919th highest ranked school in the USA and the 7th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about environmental engineering programs in Weatherford, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of environmental engineering professors at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus such as Younane Abousleiman, Cengiz Altan, Miguel Bagajewicz, James Baldwin, Samuel Cheng, and John Cheung.
Environmental Engineering students from Weatherford schools who go on to become environmental engineers, environmental scientists, environmental specialists, environmental protection specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 50,610 people working as environmental engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,750. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today.
Weatherford lies in Custer county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 65,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $15.76/hr average worker wage, and a $32,770 average annual salary.
Of the 4 environmental engineering schools with a 100-mile radius of Weatherford, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Oklahoma Norman Campus comes out as the most expensive ($11,909/yr) for environmental engineering students, with Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City as the lowest, reported at only $5,899/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Weatherford|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||42.4 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||67.6 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||75.5 miles|