Oregon contains two schools that offer locksmith programs. Portland Community College, the highest-ranking locksmith school in OR, has a total student population of 30,161 and is the 5050th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 locksmith schools in Oregon, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Portland Community College comes out as the most expensive ($6,829/yr), with Clackamas Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,722/yr.
Locksmith students from Oregon schools who go on to become locksmiths, certified master locksmiths, road service locksmiths, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 16,910 people working as locksmiths and safe repairers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,550.
Also, within the locksmith schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from locksmith, 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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