Counseling Schools In Oregon

There are 19 accredited counseling schools in Oregon for faculty who teach counseling classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Oregon, and the future trends in counseling training at the following levels:

  • Counseling Certificate
  • Associates degree in Counseling
  • Bachelors degree in Counseling
  • Masters degree in Counseling
  • PhD degree in Counseling


Schools

  1. Central Oregon Community College

    2600 NW College Way, Bend, Oregon 97701

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  2. Chemeketa Community College

    4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, Oregon 97305

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  3. New Hope Christian College

    2155 Bailey Hill Rd, Eugene, Oregon 97405

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  4. George Fox University

    414 N Meridian St, Newberg, Oregon 97132

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  5. Lewis & Clark College

    0615 S W Palatine Hill Rd, Portland, Oregon 97219-7899

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  6. Marylhurst University

    17600 Pacific Hwy - Hwy 43, Marylhurst, Oregon 97036-0261

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  7. Mt Hood Community College

    26000 SE Stark St, Gresham, Oregon 97030

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  8. Northwest Christian University

    828 East 11th Avenue, Eugene, Oregon 97401-3745

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  9. Oregon State University

    Corvallis, Oregon 97331

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  10. University of Oregon

    110 Johnson Hall, Eugene, Oregon 97403

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Pacific University

    2043 College Way, Forest Grove, Oregon 97116

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  12. Portland Community College

    12000 SW 49th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97219-7132

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  13. Portland State University

    724 SW Harrison, Portland, Oregon 97201

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  14. University of Portland

    5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

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  15. Rogue Community College

    3345 Redwood Hwy, Grants Pass, Oregon 97527-9291

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  16. Southwestern Oregon Community College

    1988 Newmark Ave, Coos Bay, Oregon 97420-2193

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  17. Western Seminary

    5511 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97215-3367

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  18. Western Oregon University

    345 North Monmouth Ave, Monmouth, Oregon 97361-1394

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  19. Tillamook Bay Community College

    4301 Third St., Tillamook, Oregon 97141

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Oregon Vs. National Counseling Employment

Oregon 7,550
National 653,240

Of all of the counseling professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Oregon state.

Employment Growth for Counseling professionals In Oregon

8,020 7,610 7,240 7,520 6,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Oregon, counseling is a shrinking field. In Oregon, 1,210 less counseling professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Oregon, this field has shrunk by 15% in four years. This is faster than the trend for counseling professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of counseling professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

Counseling VS. All Professions salaries in Oregon

$44,930 $47,563 $50,207 $51,965 $50,506
$45,036 $46,427 $47,124 $48,511 $50,274
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by counseling professionals is increasing in Oregon. The mean salary for counseling professionals in 2006 was $44,930 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $50,506 per year.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Oregon

10th percentile
$29,700
25th percentile
$38,082
50th percentile
$48,954
75th percentile
$61,292
90th percentile
$73,544

This represents a 11% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 148% pay differential between the highest paid counseling professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of counseling in Oregon.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Oregon

Christian Counseling
$49,560
Clinical Psychology
$66,272
Counseling
$51,977
Forensic Psychology
$80,065
School Psychology
$67,740
Sociology
$81,150
Sports Psychology
$67,740

Counseling professionals in Oregon earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Counseling programs available for each degree type for all schools in Oregon

associate
6
bachelor
3
master
18
doctor
3
Certificate
11
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The number of students graduating from the 19 accredited counseling schools in Oregon is increasing. In Oregon, there were 455 graduates in 2006. And there were 499 graduates from counseling courses in 2010.

This represents a 10% increase in the number of counseling degree or certificate school graduates in Oregon state. Most of these graduates, or 44%, earned a master's degree in counseling.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Oregon

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