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Accounting Schools in Oregon

1,266 students earned Accounting degrees in Oregon in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Accounting is the 6th most popular major out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Accounting Majors in Oregon

Accounting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 507
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 352
Associate’s Degree 165
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 137
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 137
Post-Master’s Certificate 80
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 80
Master’s Degree 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

In Oregon, a accounting major is more popular with women than with men.

Accounting Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of accounting majors in Oregon is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.5%
  • Black or African American: 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.4%
  • White: 57.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.9%
  • Other Races: 9.9%
Accounting Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Accounting Grads in Oregon

There are 52,970 people in the state and 4,307,910 people in the nation working in accounting jobs.

Accounting Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Accounting Jobs in Oregon

Accounting grads earn an average of $67,980 in the state and $78,820 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Oregon that offer accounting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

248 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
25,711 Total Students

A typical student attending Portland State University will pay a net price of $13,856. The full-time teacher rate is 55%. In their early career, Portland State University grads earn an average salary of $34,500.

236 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,046 Total Students

26% of the teachers are full time. This public school has an average net price of $8,505. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,612 Total Students

34% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,229. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 72% of students receive it.

154 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,644 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%. Graduates earn an average $35,600 after graduation. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
30,986 Total Students

86% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $19,969. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,151 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 82% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

#7

Klamath Community College

Klamath Falls
49 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,514 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,712. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,064 Total Students

28% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. A typical student attending Clackamas Community College will pay a net price of $5,719.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
4,280 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 55%. In their early career, University of Portland grads earn an average salary of $53,800. This private school has an average net price of $33,959.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
269 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $47,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Accounting Careers in OR

Some of the careers accounting majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Financial Managers 26% $109,460
Business Professors 20% $77,980
Financial Examiners 18% $61,770
Financial Analysts 18% $84,300
Tax Preparers 17% $49,660
Accountants and Auditors 16% $65,760
Credit Analysts 13% $70,450
Budget Analysts 12% $74,060
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 10% $48,950
Brokerage Clerks 5% $50,180
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 4% $46,620
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 4% $40,590

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to accounting.

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Business Administration & Management 3,027
Marketing 855
Business & Commerce 753
Finance & Financial Management 391
Management Information Systems 297
Hospitality Management 222
Business Support & Assistance 214
Human Resource Management 186

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