# Colleges in Oregon

There is a smaller number of colleges to choose from in this state. Students who are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $14,984 to get their degree at a public Oregon college, while out of state students will pay an average of $21,621.

About 49% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,232.

Browse the biggest schools below sorted by largest to smallest in size:

The total student population at Oregon State University is 30,896, of which 18,829 students are full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Oregon State. The freshman retention rate is 85%.

About 79% of students who apply get accepted. Around 47% of accepted students are men, and 53% are women.

54% of Oregon State students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical loan amount is $7,393. The student loan default rate of 3.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The average earnings of bachelor-degree holders from Oregon State is $49,600.

There are approximately 26,693 students at Portland State University in total, 13,990 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Portland State University undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

92% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 38% are men and 62% are women.

Roughly, 48% of students at Portland State University take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of these loans is $6,430. The school reports a student loan default rate of 6.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The typical graduate with a bachelor’s degree from Portland State University earns $44,700.

There are 17,801 full-time undergraduates at UO, and 22,887 students altogether. Students tend to stick around at UO. The freshman retention rate is 86%.

83% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Approximately 39% of the students who attend this school take out loans. Most of these students take out loans totaling $7,082. UO has a 3.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

$44,800 is the average amount a bachelor-degree holder from UO earns.

The total student population at Portland Community College is 28,005, of which 11,542 students are full-time undergraduates.

Approximately 22% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical loan amount is $4,947. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 19.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor-degree holder from this school earns $36,100.

There are approximately 10,279 students at Chemeketa Community College in total, 4,722 of which are full-time undergraduates.

29% of Chemeketa Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of these loans is $4,529. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

Students who graduate for Chemeketa Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $32,000 after graduation.

There are 3,482 full-time undergraduates at Lane Community College, and 7,637 students altogether.

Roughly, 14% of students at Lane Community College take out loans to pay for college. Most of these students take out loans totaling $5,257. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor-degree holder from this school earns $30,600.

There are 3,129 full-time undergraduates at MHCC, and 8,680 students altogether.

Roughly, 20% of students at MHCC take out loans to pay for college. The typical loan amount is $4,808. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

The average earnings of bachelor-degree holders from MHCC is $33,400.

The total student population at Concordia University - Portland is 5,125, of which 1,124 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Concordia University - Portland undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

About 49% of students who apply get accepted. Around 29% of accepted students are men, and 71% are women.

67% of Concordia University - Portland students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of these loans is $7,002. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

$43,300 is the average amount a bachelor-degree holder from Concordia University - Portland earns.

There are approximately 5,336 students at Western Oregon State College in total, 4,065 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Western Oregon State College undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

81% of students who apply get accepted. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

Approximately 73% of the students who attend this school take out loans. Most of these students take out loans totaling $6,413. The student loan default rate of 7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The typical graduate with a bachelor’s degree from Western Oregon State College earns $39,700.

There are approximately 4,396 students at University of Portland in total, 3,792 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average University of Portland undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

About 70% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 35% are men and 65% are women.

52% of University of Portland students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of these loans is $7,328. University of Portland has a 0.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate for University of Portland with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $58,800 after graduation.

There are 3,640 full-time undergraduates at Southern Oregon University, and 6,191 students altogether. It takes the average Southern Oregon University undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

About 78% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 35% are men and 65% are women.

Approximately 48% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical loan amount is $8,065. The student loan default rate of 8% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor-degree holder from this school earns $39,000.

The total student population at Rogue Community College is 4,610, of which 1,809 students are full-time undergraduates.

Roughly, 15% of students at Rogue Community College take out loans to pay for college. Most of these students take out loans totaling $5,479. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

The average earnings of bachelor-degree holders from Rogue Community College is $27,500.

There are approximately 3,893 students at Pacific in total, 1,818 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has an admirable student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

84% of students who apply get accepted. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

96% of Pacific students take out loans to afford college costs. Most of these students take out loans totaling $8,124. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

$46,600 is the average amount a bachelor-degree holder from Pacific earns.

There are 2,494 full-time undergraduates at GFU, and 4,076 students altogether. Students tend to stick around at GFU. The freshman retention rate is 83%.

82% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Approximately 72% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical loan amount is $7,754. The student loan default rate of 2.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The typical graduate with a bachelor’s degree from GFU earns $45,100.

The total student population at Clackamas Community College is 6,326, of which 2,669 students are full-time undergraduates.

Roughly, 61% of students at Clackamas Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of these loans is $5,566. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 19.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

Students who graduate for Clackamas Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,400 after graduation.

There are 2,377 full-time undergraduates at COCC, and 5,205 students altogether.

Roughly, 32% of students at COCC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of these loans is $5,363. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

$32,300 is the average amount a bachelor-degree holder from COCC earns.

The total student population at Oregon Health & Science University is 2,895, of which 217 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has an admirable student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

% of OHSU students take out loans to afford college costs. Most of these students take out loans totaling $. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate for OHSU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $89,000 after graduation.

There are approximately 3,339 students at Lewis and Clark College in total, 2,067 of which are full-time undergraduates. Students tend to stick around at Lewis and Clark College. The freshman retention rate is 83%.

About 71% of students who apply get accepted. Around 33% of accepted students are men, and 67% are women.

Approximately 73% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical loan amount is $6,266. The student loan default rate of 2.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The average earnings of bachelor-degree holders from Lewis and Clark College is $46,200.

There are approximately 5,830 students at LBCC in total, 2,730 of which are full-time undergraduates.

Approximately 50% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical loan amount is $4,949. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

The typical graduate with a bachelor’s degree from LBCC earns $32,300.

The total student population at Eastern Oregon University is 3,016, of which 1,668 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average EOU undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

98% of students who apply get accepted. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

Roughly, 61% of students at EOU take out loans to pay for college. Most of these students take out loans totaling $5,829. The student loan default rate of 9.4% is very similar to the national average.

A typical bachelor-degree holder from this school earns $41,200.

There are 1,250 full-time undergraduates at Southwestern Oregon Community College, and 2,099 students altogether.

36% of Southwestern Oregon Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of these loans is $5,622. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

Students who graduate for Southwestern Oregon Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,400 after graduation.

There are approximately 5,486 students at OIT in total, 2,284 of which are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average OIT undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

About 61% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 57% are men and 43% are women.

Approximately 51% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of these loans is $6,164. OIT has a 5.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor-degree holder from this school earns $56,600.

There are 1,901 full-time undergraduates at Willamette, and 2,498 students altogether. It takes the average Willamette undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

89% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

55% of Willamette students take out loans to afford college costs. Most of these students take out loans totaling $7,546. The student loan default rate of 1.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The typical graduate with a bachelor’s degree from Willamette earns $51,100.

The total student population at Pioneer Pacific College is 1,036, of which 647 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has an admirable student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1.

Roughly, 81% of students at Pioneer Pacific College take out loans to pay for college. The typical loan amount is $7,430. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

The average earnings of bachelor-degree holders from Pioneer Pacific College is $30,500.

There are approximately 1,683 students at Klamath Community College in total, 577 of which are full-time undergraduates.

Roughly, 25% of students at Klamath Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of these loans is $4,227. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%!

$26,600 is the average amount a bachelor-degree holder from Klamath Community College earns.