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Accounting Schools in Oregon

In 2018-2019, 1,266 students earned their Accounting degrees in OR.

In terms of popularity, Accounting is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 22 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Accounting Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 507
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 352
Associate’s Degree 165
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 137
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 137
Post-Master’s Certificate 80
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 80
Master’s Degree 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Accounting Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 9.5%
  • Black or African American: 2.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.4%
  • White: 57.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.9%
  • Other Races: 9.9%
Accounting Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Accounting Grads in Oregon

There are 52,970 people in the state and 4,307,910 people in the nation working in accounting jobs.

Accounting Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Accounting Jobs in Oregon

Accounting grads earn an average of $67,980 in the state and $78,820 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 30 colleges in Oregon that offer accounting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,856. The full-time teacher rate is 55%.

236 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,650 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1. A typical student attending Portland Community College will pay a net price of $8,505. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,800 a year.

193 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,463 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,229. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. 34% of the teachers are full time.

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

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,355. 77% of students get financical aid.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,700 after earning their degree at this institution. The 3.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,347 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,800 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,099. 82% of students get financical aid.

#7

Klamath Community College

Klamath Falls
49 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,715 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,712. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,270 Total Students

28% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,719.

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

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. The student loan default rate is 0.60% which is lower than average. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
238 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%.

Accounting Careers in OR

Some of the careers accounting majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Financial Managers 26% $109,460
Financial Examiners 18% $61,770
Financial Analysts 18% $84,300
Tax Preparers 17% $49,660
Accountants and Auditors 16% $65,760
Credit Analysts 13% $70,450
Budget Analysts 12% $74,060
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 10% $48,950
Brokerage Clerks 5% $50,180
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 4% $46,620
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 4% $40,590

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Business Administration & Management 3,027
Marketing 855
Business & Commerce 753
Finance & Financial Management 391
Management Information Systems 297
Hospitality Management 222
Business Support & Assistance 214
Human Resource Management 186

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