As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Oregon offers 30 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 936 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 728 Bachelor's degrees, 150 Master's degrees, and 58 Doctoral degrees.
Oregon State University offers 49 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 706 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 527 Bachelor's degrees, 88 Doctoral degrees, 87 Master's degrees, and 4 Certificates.
Portland State University offers 31 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 706 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 565 Bachelor's degrees, 124 Master's degrees, 11 Doctoral degrees, and 6 Certificates.
Oregon Health & Science University offers 23 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 78 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 40 Master's degrees, 21 Doctoral degrees, and 17 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Oregon Eugene, OR||20 : 1||22,517|
|Oregon State University Corvallis, OR||23 : 1||31,719|
|Portland State University Portland, OR||33 : 1||25,321|
|Oregon Health & Science University Portland, OR||9 : 1||3,017|
|Western Oregon University Monmouth, OR||17 : 1||4,929|
|Lewis & Clark College Portland, OR||15 : 1||3,223|
|University of Portland Portland, OR||15 : 1||4,254|
|Linfield College-McMinnville Campus McMinnville, OR||11 : 1||1,414|
|Southern Oregon University Ashland, OR||42 : 1||6,093|
|Pacific University Forest Grove, OR||13 : 1||3,832|
|Reed College Portland, OR||8 : 1||1,471|
|George Fox University Newberg, OR||20 : 1||4,063|
|Willamette University Salem, OR||12 : 1||2,179|
|Eastern Oregon University La Grande, OR||30 : 1||3,067|
|Portland Community College Portland, OR||69 : 1||27,650|
|Mt Hood Community College Gresham, OR||48 : 1||7,463|
|Linn-Benton Community College Albany, OR||43 : 1||5,533|
|Oregon Institute of Technology Klamath Falls, OR||32 : 1||5,313|
|Treasure Valley Community College Ontario, OR||44 : 1||1,721|
|Oregon Coast Community College Newport, OR||45 : 1||452|