# Oregon Colleges

In terms of yearly graduations, Oregon is ranked #26 in the country with 51,782 degrees handed out in 2018. Oregon colleges offer students average in-student tuition of $16,531 per year, while students attending fron out-of-state may pay something more like $20,694 per year.

About 51% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,278 per year.

## Most Popular Schools in Oregon

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

The total student population at Oregon State University is 30,896, of which 18,829 students are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Oregon State, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

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

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,242 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,700 during the early-career years.

There are 26,693 students at Portland State University in total, 13,990 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Portland State University, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

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

Roughly 45% of students at Portland State University take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,142 a year. Portland State University has a 6.6% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Portland State University is $34,500.

The total student population at University of Oregon is 22,887, of which 17,801 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average UO undergraduate about 4.4 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

Roughly 40% of students at UO take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,496 a year. UO has a 3.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,600 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Portland Community College is 28,005, of which 11,542 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

20% of Portland Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,518 a year. 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’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,800 during the early-career years.

There are 10,279 students at Chemeketa Community College in total, 4,722 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

22% of Chemeketa Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,696 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,800 during the early-career years.

There are 5,125 students at Concordia University - Portland in total, 1,124 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 49%. Of the accepted students, 29% are men and 71% are women.

64% of Concordia University - Portland students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,314 a year. Concordia University - Portland has a 5.8% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,900 during the early-career years.

There are 7,637 students at Lane Community College in total, 3,482 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

25% of Lane Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,425 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Lane Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $24,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 8,680 students at MHCC in total, 3,129 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

20% of MHCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,672 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 23.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from MHCC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 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.

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

75% of Western Oregon State College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,924 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Western Oregon State College is $31,300.

There are 4,396 students at University of Portland in total, 3,792 of which are full-time undergraduates. The freshman retention rate at University of Portland is 88%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

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

Approximately 50% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,313 a year. The student loan default rate of 0.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $53,800 during the early-career years.

There are 3,640 full-time undergraduates at Southern Oregon University, and 6,191 students altogether. For undergraduates at Southern Oregon University, the average graduation time is 4.5 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 78%. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

Roughly 53% of students at Southern Oregon University take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,138 a year. Southern Oregon University has a 8.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Southern Oregon University is $29,400.

There are 1,818 full-time undergraduates at Pacific, and 3,893 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Pacific is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 84%. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Roughly 95% of students at Pacific take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,513 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,400 during the early-career years.

There are 2,494 full-time undergraduates at GFU, and 4,076 students altogether. It takes the average GFU undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

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

70% of GFU students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $8,212 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from GFU is $36,200.

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

The student loan default rate of 1.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from OHSU is $80,000.

The total student population at Lewis & Clark College is 3,339, of which 2,067 students are full-time undergraduates. It takes the average Lewis and Clark College undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 71%. Around 33% of accepted students are men, and 67% are women.

Approximately 79% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,343 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $32,100 during the early-career years.

There are 5,205 students at COCC in total, 2,377 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

Roughly 40% of students at COCC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,630 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,400 during the early-career years.

There are 6,326 students at Clackamas Community College in total, 2,669 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Roughly 60% of students at Clackamas Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $5,675 a year. 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 from Clackamas Community College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $27,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 2,498 students at Willamette in total, 1,901 of which are full-time undergraduates. For undergraduates at Willamette, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

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

Approximately 52% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,210 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,500 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Oregon Institute of Technology is 5,486, of which 2,284 students are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

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

Approximately 54% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,011 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $54,400 during the early-career years.

There are 1,668 full-time undergraduates at EOU, and 3,016 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at EOU is 4.6 years.

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

Approximately 57% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,096 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.4% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,500 during the early-career years.

There are 5,830 students at LBCC in total, 2,730 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Roughly 56% of students at LBCC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,803 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,800 during the early-career years.

There are 4,610 students at Rogue Community College in total, 1,809 of which are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

12% of Rogue Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $6,259 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.5% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $22,200 during the early-career years.

There are 1,250 full-time undergraduates at Southwestern Oregon Community College, and 2,099 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

33% of Southwestern Oregon Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,672 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,400 during the early-career years.

The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

Western States Chiropractic College has a 2.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

There are 1,535 students at Linfield in total, 1,505 of which are full-time undergraduates. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Linfield is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 81%. Of the accepted students, 40% are men and 60% are women.

Roughly 73% of students at Linfield take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,822 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Linfield with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $47,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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