Technology in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Oklahoma


Each year, roughly 2.7% of Oklahoma students graduate with degrees in technology. In other words, every year an estimated 2,710 technology professionals graduate from Oklahoma's 85 technology schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma with a technology program is Oklahoma City University, which is located in Oklahoma City. In 2010, it was ranked 36th nationwide. 15 students graduated with a degree in technology from Oklahoma City University in 2010. The tuition rate at Oklahoma City University was $25,760 per year.

The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a technology program is Oklahoma Christian University. Oklahoma Christian University, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Edmond. In 2010, 10 students graduated from Oklahoma Christian University technology program. The tuition rate at Oklahoma Christian University was $17,456 per year.

Saint Gregorys University, which is located in Shawnee, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a technology program. It received a ranking of 54th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 0 students graduated from Saint Gregorys University technology program. Students at Saint Gregorys University paid $17,516 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Oklahoma's technology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $4,540 per year, though tuition can range from $28,735 per year to $2,091 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oklahoma technology schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Tulsa - located in Tulsa, students are charged $28,735 per year
  2. Oklahoma City University - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $25,760 per year
  3. Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year

The technology schools in Oklahoma that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Connors State College - located in Warner, students are charged $2,091 per year
  2. Carl Albert State College - located in Poteau, students are charged $2,216 per year
  3. Tulsa Community College - located in Tulsa, students are charged $2,400 per year

A technology degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

In Oklahoma, the largest numbers of technology professional work in the following counties:

  1. Canadian County - 800 technology professionals
  2. Creek County - 510 technology professionals
  3. Atoka County - 160 technology professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of technology professionals is expected to grow by 9% by 2018. There are projected to be 2,280 technology professionals working in the Oklahoma then.

Salary

On average, technology professionals earn $54,170 per year. In 2010, however, some Oklahoma technology professional earned as little as less than $21,740 per year or as much as more than $87,790 per year. The counties in Oklahoma with the highest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Comanche County - $61,840 per year
  2. Canadian County - $60,700 per year
  3. Cherokee County - $58,880 per year

On average, technology professionals earn the least in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Adair County - $41,615 per year
  2. Atoka County - $43,510 per year
  3. Beckham County - $51,720 per year

The technology professionals with highest average salaries in Oklahoma were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $54,980 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $53,360 per year

On average, the lowest paid technology professionals in Oklahoma were:

  1. Electronics Technology Instructor - $54,980 per year
  2. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $53,360 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Oklahoma statistics regarding a career in technology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Oklahoma
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Oklahoma
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Technology in Oklahoma

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators 1,090 $53,360 -7.6%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other 880 $54,980 69.2%
 

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