Psychology Schools In Oregon

Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 21 accredited psychology schools in Oregon. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology training in Oregon, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Concordia University in Portland

    2811 NE Holman Street, Portland, Oregon 97211-6099

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  2. Eastern Oregon University

    One University Blvd, La Grande, Oregon 97850

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  3. George Fox University

    414 N Meridian St, Newberg, Oregon 97132

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  4. Lewis & Clark College

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

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  5. Linfield College

    900 SE Baker, McMinnville, Oregon 97128-6894

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  6. Marylhurst University

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

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  7. Northwest Christian University

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

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  8. Oregon Institute of Technology

    3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601-8801

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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 State University

    724 SW Harrison, Portland, Oregon 97201

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  13. University of Portland

    5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

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  14. Reed College

    3203 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

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  15. Southern Oregon University

    1250 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland, Oregon 97520

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  16. Treasure Valley Community College

    650 College Blvd, Ontario, Oregon 97914

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  17. Warner Pacific College

    2219 SE 68th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97215-4026

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  18. Corban University

    5000 Deer Park Dr SE, Salem, Oregon 97317-9392

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  19. Willamette University

    900 State St, Salem, Oregon 97301

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  20. Western Oregon University

    345 North Monmouth Ave, Monmouth, Oregon 97361-1394

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  21. University of Phoenix-Oregon Campus

    13221 SW 68th Pkwy Ste 500, Tigard, Oregon 97223-8328

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Oregon Vs. National Psychology Employment

Oregon 1,470
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Oregon.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Oregon

1,260 1,340 1,260 1,430 1,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Oregon, psychology is a growing field. There were 210 more psychology professionals working in Oregon in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Oregon, this field has grown by 17% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of psychology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Oregon

$73,965 $73,185 $72,495 $75,745 $80,065
$45,036 $46,427 $47,124 $48,511 $50,274
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Oregon, as the number of psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by psychology professionals are increasing. In 2006 psychology professionals made a mean salary of $73,965 per year, and in 2010 they made $80,065 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Oregon

10th percentile
$40,740
25th percentile
$58,520
50th percentile
$77,645
75th percentile
$93,855
90th percentile
$130,510

Thus, there was a 8% growth in psychology professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 220% pay differential between the highest paid psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of psychology in Oregon.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Oregon

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

In Oregon, psychology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
22
master
12
doctor
6
Certificate
3
Total44

As the number of psychology professionals is increasing in Oregon state, the number of students graduating from the 21 accredited psychology schools in Oregon state is decreasing. In Oregon, there were 1,483 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,420 graduates from psychology courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Oregon by 4%. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Oregon

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