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Allied Health Professions in Oregon

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Allied Health Professions Schools in Oregon

901 students earned Allied Health degrees in Oregon in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Allied Health Professions is the 10th most popular major in the state out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Allied Health Professions Majors in Oregon

Allied Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 330
Bachelor’s Degree 207
Master’s Degree 151
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 148
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 65
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 65

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in Oregon is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 2.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.2%
  • White: 73.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 12.9%
Allied Health Professions Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in Oregon

In this state, there are 17,070 people employed in jobs related to an allied health degree, compared to 1,414,230 nationwide.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in Oregon

A typical salary for a allied health grad in the state is $69,000, compared to a typical salary of $61,540 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 25 colleges in Oregon that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

215 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
5,313 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $54,400 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,083. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.10%.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,650 Total Students

A typical student attending Portland Community College will pay a net price of $8,505. The full-time teacher rate is 26%. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#3

Pacific University

Forest Grove
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
3,832 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. An average student at Pacific will pay a net price of $31,450.

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
404 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. 70% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 33 to 1.

62 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,053 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 91% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,533 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 79% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 29%.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,017 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $80,000 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.80%.

#8

Rogue Community College

Grants Pass
37 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,634 Total Students

17% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Rogue Community College grads earn an average salary of $22,200. A typical student attending Rogue Community College will pay a net price of $8,030.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,347 Total Students

39% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $25,800 after graduation. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,463 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,229. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid.

Allied Health Professions Careers in OR

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Physician Assistants 39% $113,950
Athletic Trainers 33% $48,450
Health Specialties Professors 30% $122,630
Hearing Aid Specialists 25% $53,390
Respiratory Therapists 25% $69,700
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 23% $88,360
Health Technologists and Technicians 18% $51,540
Surgical Technologists 15% $53,700
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 14% $41,440
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 14% $90,220
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 13% $78,810
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 12% $87,540
Radiation Therapists 12% $106,370

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Nursing 1,627
Allied Health Services 1,038
Public Health 694
Health/Medical Admin Services 630
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 487
Dental Support Services 453
Alternative Medicine & Systems 377
Mental & Social Health Services 345

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