You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
University of Oregon offers 17 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 1,645 Business students graduated with students earning 1,370 Bachelor's degrees, 240 Master's degrees, 24 Certificates, and 11 Doctoral degrees.
Oregon State University offers 19 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 1,181 Business students graduated with students earning 1,101 Bachelor's degrees, 64 Master's degrees, 10 Doctoral degrees, and 6 Certificates.
George Fox University offers 14 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a outlying town. In 2019, 249 Business students graduated with students earning 192 Bachelor's degrees, 54 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Oregon Eugene, OR||20 : 1||22,517|
|Portland State University Portland, OR||33 : 1||25,321|
|Oregon State University Corvallis, OR||23 : 1||31,719|
|Warner Pacific University Professional and Graduate Studies Portland, OR||417|
|George Fox University Newberg, OR||20 : 1||4,063|
|Portland Community College Portland, OR||69 : 1||27,650|
|Clackamas Community College Oregon City, OR||47 : 1||6,270|
|Eastern Oregon University La Grande, OR||30 : 1||3,067|
|University of Portland Portland, OR||15 : 1||4,254|
|Southern Oregon University Ashland, OR||42 : 1||6,093|
|Western Oregon University Monmouth, OR||17 : 1||4,929|
|Mt Hood Community College Gresham, OR||48 : 1||7,463|
|Chemeketa Community College Salem, OR||49 : 1||9,347|
|Linfield College-McMinnville Campus McMinnville, OR||11 : 1||1,414|
|Klamath Community College Klamath Falls, OR||49 : 1||1,715|
|Rogue Community College Grants Pass, OR||66 : 1||4,634|
|Blue Mountain Community College Pendleton, OR||28 : 1||1,559|
|Lane Community College Eugene, OR||47 : 1||8,861|
|Concordia University-Portland Portland, OR||77 : 1||5,669|
|Willamette University Salem, OR||12 : 1||2,179|