Oregon is known for its majestic forests, drizzly days, and flannel-wearing residents. However, it is also home to some impressive school options. Its 8 public universities host over 100,000 students, and its private schools and career colleges welcome students with a more specific focus. Oregon is home to the oldest university in the Western United States, and students experience wide open campuses including one that boasts over 150 acres. Graduates go on to work in a diverse array of fields from salmon fishing to technology. Intel is based here, as is Tektronix and even sport authorities Adidas, Nike, and Columbia.
One fun fact: Oregon has more breweries than any other state in the US, which means wherever you land, there are plenty of places to unwind and enjoy a brew on the weekends. Check out Portland Cider Company that's packed with history and both vintage & modern drinks that can't be found elsewhere. Midway Public Historic House is another winning option where you can order up a Spanish coffee or play some pool while sipping a top-notch screwdriver. and when you need fuel in the morning, let Voo-Doo doughnuts appease your sweet tooth with their questionably shaped doughnuts. Now if you're more of an outdoor lover, the Beaver State has plenty of opportunities to hike and camp around Multnomah Falls, snowboard at Mt. Hood, or rock climb at Smith Rock. Oregon provides a picturesque balance of beauty, nature, education and great times – come explore the intriguing northwest today.Click Here to See the Best Colleges in the US*Wikipedia, "List of colleges and universities in Oregon", "Companies based in Oregon", "Breweries" *www.oregon.gov *alltrails.com/us/Oregon
George Fox University offers 101 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a outlying town. In 2020, 1,245 students graduated with students earning 756 Bachelor's degrees, 348 Master's degrees, 128 Doctoral degrees, and 13 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Reed College Portland, OR||8 : 1||1,385|
|University of Portland Portland, OR||14 : 1||3,999|
|Linfield University-McMinnville Campus McMinnville, OR||10 : 1||1,392|
|Willamette University Salem, OR||11 : 1||1,866|
|Lewis & Clark College Portland, OR||15 : 1||3,157|