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Anthropology Schools in Oregon

233 students earned Anthropology degrees in Oregon in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Anthropology is the 60th most popular major in the state out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 193
Master’s Degree 23
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10
Associate’s Degree 5
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Anthropology Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.2%
  • White: 67.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 16.7%
Anthropology Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in Oregon

There are 8,230 people in the state and 474,750 people in the nation working in anthropology jobs.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in Oregon

A typical salary for a anthropology grad in the state is $94,400, compared to a typical salary of $94,080 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Oregon that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

A typical student attending UO will pay a net price of $16,355. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.10%. The average student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree at UO.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 77%. The student loan default rate is 3.90% which is lower than average. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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

It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. The 6.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. 84% of students get financical aid.

#4

Reed College

Portland
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
1,471 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 56% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $33,495. The student loan default rate is 0.40% which is lower than average.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
2,179 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.11 years. Graduates earn an average $33,500 after graduation.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,533 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $26,800 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 79% get financial aid. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,414 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $47,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 2.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Most students complete their degree in 4.21 years.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 85% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,308.

#9

Pacific University

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

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 63% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $31,450.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. 84% of students get financical aid. 53% of the teachers are full time.

Anthropology Careers in OR

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 17% $88,350
Managers 15% $89,200
Anthropologists and Archeologists 4% $59,510

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Economics 774
General Social Sciences 696
Political Science & Government 541
Sociology 409
Geography & Cartography 279
International Relations & Security 93
Sociology & Anthropology 65
Other Social Sciences 20

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