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General Psychology Schools in Oregon

In 2018-2019, 1,507 students earned their Psychology degrees in OR.

In terms of popularity, General Psychology is the 5th most popular major in the state out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Psychology Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,417
Associate’s Degree 60
Master’s Degree 19
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11

Gender Distribution

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

General Psychology Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.2%
  • Black or African American: 2.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.4%
  • White: 62.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.1%
  • Other Races: 11.6%
General Psychology Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Psychology Grads in Oregon

There are 9,600 people in the state and 625,220 people in the nation working in psychology jobs.

General Psychology Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for General Psychology Jobs in Oregon

A typical salary for a psychology grad in the state is $94,400, compared to a typical salary of $95,610 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Oregon that offer psychology degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

331 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,517 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

324 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
25,321 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,856. Graduates earn an average $34,500 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it.

192 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,719 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. The student loan default rate of 3.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $37,700 after graduation.

115 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. This public school has an average net price of $16,308.

93 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
6,093 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,707.

84 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
3,223 Total Students

In their early career, Lewis and Clark College grads earn an average salary of $32,100. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 51% are considered full time. 93% of students get financical aid.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
4,254 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $33,959.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,463 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
4,063 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.30%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
3,067 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $15,205. It takes the average student 4.59 years to graduate. 98% of students get financical aid.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
1,146 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 38% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.10 years. The student loan default rate of 4.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

General Psychology Careers in OR

Some of the careers psychology majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Psychology Professors 18% $64,450
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 16% $89,150
Managers 15% $89,200
Psychologists -5% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Clinical & Counseling Psychology 365
Child Development & Psychology 5

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